| Eric Wilson|
| January 5, 1911 (1911-01-05) Annandale, New South Wales, Australia|
November 25, 1946, Sydney, Australia
Self portrait, Lambeth Street
Eric Wilson (artist) Wikipedia
Eric Wilson (1911–1946) was an Australian painter. He was born in Annandale, New South Wales in Australia.
He won the New South Wales Travelling Art Scholarship in 1937. With this scholarship, Wilson relocated to England for two years. He studied under Henry Moore and Elmslie Owen. During his time in England, he also went to the Netherlands, Italy and Paris, France. He returned to Australia and began creating works in the cubist style. He was commissioned by Keith Murdoch, who had Wilson work at his home in Murrumbidgee Shire.
His work is held in the collection of the Art Gallery of New South Wales and National Gallery of Victoria.New South Wales Travelling Art Scholarship, 1937