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Thomas Dugdale

Full name: Thomas Cantrell Dugdale
Gender: Male
Born: June 2, 1880 in Blackburn, Blackburn with Darwen, Great Britain
Died: November 13, 1952 in London, Greater London, Great Britain
Country: GBR Great Britain
Sport: Art Competitions

Biography

The son of a Manchester engineer, Thomas Dugdale was a portrait painter, decorator and designer of textiles. He was educated at Manchester Grammar School before studying at The Manchester School of Art, the Royal College of Art, The City of Guilds School, Kennington, and Julian’s in Paris. He exhibited regularly at the Royal Academy from 1901 before joining the Middlesex Yeomanry in 1910 and during World War One he served as a Staff Sergeant and saw service in Egypt, Gallipoli and Palestine and in 1919 exhibited pictures of his time serving abroad at the Leicester Galleries in London. Dugdale was a member of the Manchester Academy of Fine Arts and was elected an Associate of the Royal Academy in 1936 and became a full member in 1943. Many of his works have been displayed at the National Portrait Gallery, including a self portrait. He also exhibited in Paris, Venice, Düsseldorf, Cape Town, Vienna, Piitsburgh, Sydney and Wellington as well as in provincial towns and cities around Britain. In addition to his paintings, his textile designs led him to being appointed the art adviser to Tootal, Broadhurst Lee, the famous Manchester textile manufacturer. He married his wife Amy in 1916 and she too was also a well known portrait painter.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1932 Summer 52 Los Angeles Art Competitions Mixed Painting, Unknown Event Great Britain GBR AC
1932 Summer 52 Los Angeles Art Competitions Mixed Painting, Unknown Event Great Britain GBR AC
1948 Summer 68 London Art Competitions Mixed Painting, Unknown Event Great Britain GBR AC

Mixed Painting, Unknown Event

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank Title
1932 Summer 52 Los Angeles Art Competitions Great Britain Final Standings AC Man with a Hare
1932 Summer 52 Los Angeles Art Competitions Great Britain Final Standings AC Fishing
1948 Summer 68 London Art Competitions Great Britain Final Standings AC Boxing at the Club
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