Benjamin Williams Leader, R.A.

Preferred Media: Painting
Born: 12 March 1831 in Worcester, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom
Died: 22 March 1923
Nationality: British
Royal Academy student from: 24 December 1853 to:
Category of Membership: Painter
Elected A.R.A: 16 Jan 1883
Elected R.A: 02 Feb 1898
Elected Senior R.A: 25 Mar 1919
Biography
He changed his name in 1857 from Benjamin Leader Williams (under which he can be found in Students' Register) to Benjamin Williams Leader, to avoid being confused with the many other `Williams' who exhibited at the Royal Academy.
 
Works of Art: 3
Books: 0
Archives: 4
Works by

The Sandpit, Burrow's Cross   
The Sandpit, Burrow's Cross
1898
Benjamin Williams Leader
  
Works associated with

Benjamin Williams Leader   
Benjamin Williams Leader
ca. 1890s
E. Passingham
  

Benjamin Leader   
Benjamin Leader
ca. 1870s
Robert W. Thrupp
  

SP/3/12    Notes on Academy elections    2 Feb 1898    Item   
RAA/SEC/10/49    Correspondence from Benjamin Williams Leader, RA    1911-1912    Sub-series   
RAA/LIB/4/3    Members Technical Forms of Procedure, unbound forms    1881-1888    File   
RAA/SEC/1/103    Letter from B. W. Leader, Burrows Cross, Gomshall, Guildford to [Isidore] Spielmann    14 Jan 1904    Item