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John Buckland-Wright

Full name: John Buckland-Wright
Gender: Male
Born: December 3, 1897 in Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand
Died: September 27, 1954 in London, Greater London, Great Britain
Country: GBR Great Britain
Sport: Art Competitions


John Buckland-Wright, a native New Zealander, was an illustrator and graphic artist. He studied history at Oxford and architecture in London. In the 1920s he lived and worked in Brussels and in the 1930s he lived and worked in Paris. From 1948-53 he eventually studied art at Slade, and was considered much more a European than a British artist. Buckland-Wright established himself as an engraver working with wood and copper, but also worked as a book illustrator.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1948 Summer 50 London Art Competitions Mixed Painting, Graphic Arts Great Britain GBR AC

Mixed Painting, Graphic Arts

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank Title
1948 Summer 50 London Art Competitions Great Britain Final Standings AC Combat (Etching)
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