Francis Wedgwood, 2nd Baron Wedgwood

Francis Wedgwood, 2nd Baron Wedgwood

Francis Wedgwood, 2nd Baron Wedgwood

to get instant updates about 'Francis Wedgwood, 2nd Baron Wedgwood' on your MyPage. Meet other similar minded people. Its Free!

X 

All Updates


Description:
Francis Charles Bowen Wedgwood, 2nd Baron Wedgwood (20 January 1898 - 22 April 1959) was a British artist and hereditary peer.

The son of Josiah Wedgwood, 1st Baron Wedgwood and his wife Ethel Kate Bowen, the daughter of Charles Bowen, 1st Baron Bowen. He was the great-great-great-grandson of the potter Josiah Wedgwood. He was educated at Bedales School. During the First World War he served as an officer in the Royal Navy Volunteer Reserve and later the Royal Flying Corps. After the war, in 1920, he married Edith May Telfer, daughter of William Telfer of Glasgow. They had one son, one son, The Hon. Hugh Wedgwood (born 1921), later 3rd Baron. Wedgwood studied at the Burslem School of Art (1920-1922), and the Slade School of Art (1922–1925). He exhibited at the New English Art Club, (1927–1930) and Royal Academy (1931–1939). Upon the death of his father in 1943, he became the 2nd Baron Wedgwood. Upon his own death in 1959, the title passed to his only son, Hugh Wedgwood, 3rd Baron Wedgwood.

References

  • 'WEDGWOOD’, Who Was Who, A & C Black, 1920–2008; online edn, Oxford University Press, Dec 2007







Read More

No feeds found

All
Posting your question. Please wait!...


No updates available.
No messages found
Suggested Pages
Tell your friends >
about this page
 Create a new Page
for companies, colleges, celebrities or anything you like.Get updates on MyPage.
Create a new Page
 Find your friends
  Find friends on MyPage from