Full name: Norman Allan Walton
Born: 1891 in Cheadle Hulme, Greater Manchester, Great Britain
Died: September 12, 1948 in St. Pancras, Greater London, Great Britain
Country: Great Britain
Sport: Art Competitions
British painter and textile artist Allan Walton initially studied architecture in London and art at the Westminster School of Art, and then studied painting in Paris. In 1943 he was appointed director of the Art School in Glasgow until 1945.
In addition, Walton and his brother Roger formed their own company printing textiles for the furniture industry. The company became a leader in screen-printed textiles. Walton was a designer for carpets, ceramics, electric fires, furniture and textiles. He also became interested in interior design and the restoration of old buildings, and was one of the first people to be made a member of the Faculty of Royal Designers for Industry. Walton was also an original member of the Council of Industrial Design and was on the Council of the Royal College of Art.
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