Edward Wesson

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Edward Wesson RI RSMA (April 29, 1910[1] – 1983) was an English watercolour artist.

Early life[edit]

Wesson was born in Blackheath, in south west London.[2]


His work is known for its simplicity, boldness and mastery of brushwork. He is remembered by many painters as a very encouraging teacher.

Personal life[edit]

He had one daughter, Elizabeth Wesson.


  • Ron Ranson: The Art of Edward Wesson, 1993. ISBN 0-7153-0013-X
  • Steve Hall & Barry Miles: The Watercolours of Edward Wesson, 2004. ISBN 1-84114-362-6
  • Barry Miles: Edward Wesson 1910 - 1983, 1999. ISBN 1-84114-032-5


  1. ^ Savage Fine Art
  2. ^ "Wesson, Edward, 1910-1983". Art UK. Retrieved 29 April 2022.

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