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Henry Scott Tuke [1858-1929] – Biography
Henry Scott Tuke was bout in 1858 in York. He was a painter of portraits, figures and marine scenes and is now well know for his male nudes. In 1875 he studied at the Slade School of Art and later in 1880 in Florence at the Florence Academy and in 1882 at Jean-Paul Lauren’s studios in Paris. HS Tuke painted in Newlyn and then Falmouth, in Cornwall from 1885.
Painting portraits or local sailors and fishermen and then single and groups of male nudes followed. Now being based in Falmouth give Tuke the opportunity to paint all the passing shipping including HMS Ganges, The Cutty Sark and King George V’s yacht Britannia.
H.S.Tuke also painted abroad and made trips to the South of France including St.Tropez, Italy including Venice, Algiers and Corfu. In 1923 he travelled to the West Indies and painted watercolours including ‘Kingston Harbour’.
Member of :
New English Art Club, Royal Academy, Royal Society of British Artists and Royal Society of Painters in Water Colours.
Royal Society of Artists, Cooling & Sons Gallery, Fine Art Society, Grosvenor Gallery, Glasgow Institute, Goupil Gallery, Manchester City Art Gallery, New English Art Gallery, Royal Society of Portrait Painters, Royal Academy, Royal Society of British Artists, Royal Hibernian Academy, Royal Institute of Painters in Watercolour, Royal Scottish Academy, Royal Society of Painters in Watercolours, Arthur Tooth & Sons Gallery
What did Henry Scott Tuke paint?
He painted Portraits, Shipping, Male nude groups and landscape.
How did Henry Scott Tuke sign his works?
Usually signs H.S.Tuke and year e.g. “H.S.Tuke 1917”
Did Henry Scott Tuke work in other media?
He painted in Oils and watercolours but also did some etchings.
Did Henry Scott Tuke make prints?
He produced a small number of etchings around 1878 including La Belle Dame Sans Merci.
Where did the artist sell?
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