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Charles Simpson

Full name: Charles Walter Simpson
Gender: Male
Born: 1885 in Camberley, Surrey, Great Britain
Died: 1971
Country: GBR Great Britain
Sport: Art Competitions

Biography

Charles Walter Simpson was the son of Major General C. R. Simpson of the Lincolnshire Regiment. Due to a riding accident Charles could not join the Army and was largely self-taught, but he studied for a while in 1904 with Lucy Kemp Welsh, who was well known for her horse paintings. In 1910, he worked at the Académie Julian in Paris. In 1913 Simpson married fellow artist Ruth Alison and a few years later they started a painting school at St. Ives. Simpson mainly painted landscapes, and bird and sporting motifs. He also wrote and illustrated a number of books. From 1913-24 the Simpson's lived in London but they later returned to Cornwall.

Results

Mixed Painting

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank Title
1924 Summer Paris Art Competitions Great Britain Final Standings AC Otter Hunt
1924 Summer Paris Art Competitions Great Britain Final Standings AC Wild Swans
1924 Summer Paris Art Competitions Great Britain Final Standings AC Wild Ducks by the Light of the Moon
1924 Summer Paris Art Competitions Great Britain Final Standings AC Duck Hunt

Mixed Painting, Drawings And Water Colors

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank Title
1928 Summer Amsterdam Art Competitions Great Britain Final Standings AC Finale du Grand National de 1927
1928 Summer Amsterdam Art Competitions Great Britain Final Standings AC La meute
1928 Summer Amsterdam Art Competitions Great Britain Final Standings AC Le Huntsman

Mixed Painting, Paintings

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank Title
1928 Summer Amsterdam Art Competitions Great Britain Final Standings AC Chasse aux Loutres

Mixed Painting, Unknown Event

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank Title
1932 Summer Los Angeles Art Competitions Great Britain Final Standings AC Wild Duck and Water Lilies
1932 Summer Los Angeles Art Competitions Great Britain Final Standings AC Doncaster Racecourse, St. Leger Meeting, 1931
1932 Summer Los Angeles Art Competitions Great Britain Final Standings AC Grand National
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