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Cecil Ross Burnett

Full name: Cecil Ross Burnett
Gender: Male
Born: April 27, 1872 in Old Charlton, Kent, Great Britain
Died: December 6, 1933 in Amberley, West Sussex, Great Britain
Country: GBR Great Britain
Sport: Art Competitions

Biography

Cecil Ross Burnett was a portrait, figure and landscape painter. He studied under Joseph Hill at the Blackheath and Westminster Schools of Art. In 1892 he entered the Royal Academy schools and in 1895 obtained a Turner gold medal, scholarship and gold medal for landscape painting at the Royal Academy schools’ prizegiving. Burnett was a member of the New Society of Water-Colour Painters and in 1907 he joined the Langham Sketching Club and was a member of the Pencil Society. His works were exhibited at various galleries including he Royal Academy. Many of his landscapes were of areas of Amberley in Sussex where he owned a cottage. At the time of his death at the age of 61 he was principal at the Sidcup School of Art which he founded in 1898. A portrait of Burnett by Mabel Oliver can be seen at the National Portrait Gallery.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1928 Summer 56 Amsterdam Art Competitions Mixed Painting, Drawings And Water Colors Great Britain GBR AC
1932 Summer 60 Los Angeles Art Competitions Mixed Painting, Unknown Event Great Britain GBR AC
1932 Summer 60 Los Angeles Art Competitions Mixed Painting, Unknown Event Great Britain GBR AC

Mixed Painting, Drawings And Water Colors

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank Title
1928 Summer 56 Amsterdam Art Competitions Great Britain Final Standings AC Boxeurs

Mixed Painting, Unknown Event

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank Title
1932 Summer 60 Los Angeles Art Competitions Great Britain Final Standings AC Rugby Football
1932 Summer 60 Los Angeles Art Competitions Great Britain Final Standings AC Polo
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