Sir Walter Westley Russell, R.A.

Preferred Media: Painting
Born: 31 May 1867 in Forest Gate, Essex, England, United Kingdom
Died: 16 April 1949
Nationality: British
Category of Membership: Painter
Elected A.R.A: 22 Apr 1920
Elected R.A: 23 Feb 1926
Elected Senior R.A: 01 Jan 1943
Keeper From: 1927-1942
He was elected Keeper of the Royal Academy Schools at General Assembly on 28 June 1927 and commenced his duties at the opening of term in October. He stayed Honorary Keeper from Michaelmas Day 1942 until the end of the year (see Council Minutes 13 October 1942).
Works of Art: 6
Books: 0
Archives: 14
Works by

Sir Walter Lamb K.C.V.O. and...   
Sir Walter Lamb K.C.V.O. and...
?early 1940s
Walter Westley Russell

ca. 1926
Walter Westley Russell

Studland Beach   
Studland Beach
?late 1930s
Walter Westley Russell
Works associated with

The Royal Academy Selection and...   
The Royal Academy Selection and...
Frederick William Elwell


Unidentified photographer

Caricature of Sir Walter Russell   
Caricature of Sir Walter Russell
1st January 1925
Francis Derwent Wood

TOD/8/13    "[Geoffrey S. Vahenson?]", City & Guilds of London Institute, Gresham College, to Todd    10 May 1949    Item   
RAA/SEC/10/75    Correspondence from Sir Walter Westley Russell, RA    1938-1944    Sub-series   
RAA/SEC/10/41/5    Visitor's report by Gerald Kelly    25 Nov 1930    Item   
RAA/SEC/10/3/1    Minutes of a meeting to consider the preservation of no. 76 Charlotte Street, formerly occupied by John Constable, RA, and other suggestions for commemorating the artist's life    26 Oct 1934    Item   
CL/1/230    Henry Tonks, Vale Studio, 1 The Vale, Chelsea, to Clausen    29 Oct 1936    Item   
TOD/3/9/9    A.R.MT. [A. R. Middleton Todd], 71 Campden Street, Kensington, London. W.8., to Vincent    13 May 1947    Item   
CL/1/53    Herbert Hepworth, Lincombe, North Hill Road, Headingley, Leeds, to Clausen    9 Dec 1920    Item   
CL/1/15    Fredrk. Brown, Ormond House, Richmond, Surrey, to George [Clausen]    7 May 1940    Item   
RAA/PC/13/18    Papers relating to a conference on higher grade art instruction in London    1932    File   
RAA/SEC/12/23/40    Charles Genge, 3 Albert Studios, to Russell    27 Nov [c.1955]    Item   
RAA/SEC/12/24/21    Charles Genge, 3 Albert Studios, S. W. 11, to [ Walter Westley] Russell    14 Jun 1927    Item   
PC/5/30    Walter Russell, to Philip Connard    22 Dec 1938    Item   
PC/5/29    Daryl Lindsay, Mulberry Hill, Baxter, to Philip Connard    28 May 1938    Item   
RAA/KEE/8    Keeper's reports    16 Apr 1934 - 07 Jan 1935    Series