BOOK HALIFAX HOTELS

Sir Matthew Smith
- Favourite Briton.

Born in Halifax, West Yorkshire
Born on 22nd of October 1879
Died in 1959

Born 1879. Died 1959 - English artist.

Studied at Slade School of Art, London. Influenced greatly by Matisse. Best known work includes Lilies and Apples on a Dish (1919) and a portrait of Augustus John (1944). Lived mainly in France until 1940.

More famous Britons here

Contributors: Do you have a site related to Sir Matthew Smith?
Supply some content for this page and we will gladly add a link to your site. Email here.

4131 views since 7th February 2007

Brit Quote:
I wanted to change the world. But I have found that the only thing one can be sure of changing is oneself. - Aldous Huxley
More Quotes

On this day:
Magna Carta Signed - 1215, The Peasants' Revolt ends - 1381, First Botanic Garden in Britain - 1621, Alcock and Brown complete 1st non stop flight across the Atlantic - 1919
More dates from British history

click here to view all the British counties

County Pages