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Ernest Leopold Sichel, 1862-1941

Nationality: English
Date of Birth: 1862.06.27
Place of Birth: Bradford?
Date of Death: 1941.03.21
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Ernest Leopold Sichel was a portrait and figure painter.


He studied with Legros and J. M. Swan at the Slade School, London and later exhibited at the New English Art Club, New Gallery, Royal Academy and the Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool. In 1898 he was invited to exhibit with the International Society of Sculptors, Painters and Gravers when JW was President.


Bénézit, E., Dictionnaire des Peintres, Sculpteurs, Dessinateurs et Graveurs, 8 vols, 1956-61; Greutzner, A., and Johnson, J., The Dictionary of British Artists 1880-1940, Woodbridge, Suffolk, 1980.