William Symons



William Symons 1845 – 1911 worked in many genres, painting portraits, landscapes, still life and figure subjects, both historical and contemporary. He worked in oil and watercolour, his skills as a painter where matched by his talent as a decorative designer. Symons was sent to Lambeth School of Art as a child and was then accepted to the Royal Academy Schools in 1866. Symons was a convert to Catholicism and his faith led him to design decorative ensembles for churches. William… Read more