Painter, born Leeds where he attended the School of Art, also Wrexham and Lambeth Schools of Art, the latter under Innes Fripp,1896 - 1900, where he won a medal and scholarship. During World War One served in Artists' Rifles. Exhibited RA, RP, ROI, NS, Goupil Gallery and in the provinces. Was a member of the Artists of Chelsea, a group living in or connected with that part of London. Cartwright Hall Art Gallery, Bradford, holds his work. Lived in London.