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Cecil King

Full name: Cecil George Charles King
Gender: Male
Born: August 6, 1881 in Hounslow, Greater London, Great Britain
Died: December 9, 1942 in Hampstead, Greater London, Great Britain
Country: GBR Great Britain
Sport: Art Competitions


Cecil King, born at Gunnersbury in London's Hounslow borough, was educated at Hayleybury, and then was schooled in engineering before studying at the Goldsmiths' Institute College School of Art, the Westminster School of Art, and in Paris. He painted for the Sphere and Illustrated London News and his sea paintings are represented in the London Imperial War Museum, and the Paris Musée de Marine. King was vice-president of the Society of Marine Artists and was marine painter to the Royal Thames Yacht Club in Knightsbridge. He is not to be confused with the Irish abstract-minimalist painter (1921-86).


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1928 Summer 46 Amsterdam Art Competitions Mixed Painting, Drawings And Water Colors Great Britain GBR AC

Mixed Painting, Drawings And Water Colors

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank Title
1928 Summer 46 Amsterdam Art Competitions Great Britain Final Standings AC Les régates de Gravesend
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