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Alfred Wallis

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Who is Alfred Wallis?

Alfred Wallis was a Cornish fisherman and artist. His parents, Charles and Jane Wallis, were from Penzance in Cornwall and moved to Devonport, Devon to find work in 1850 where Alfred and his brother Charles were born. Later, when Jane Wallis died, the family returned to Penzance. On leaving school Alfred was apprenticed to a basketmaker before becoming a mariner in the merchant service by the early 1870s. He sailed on schooners across the North Atlantic between Penzance and Newfoundland.

  • born on (160 years ago) in Devonport, Plymouth
  • profession: Artist, fisherman, visual artist
  • died on (73 years ago) in Madron

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Google previewAn Egyptian Hieroglyphic Dictionary (1978)

With an Index of English Words, King List, and Geographical List with Indexes, List of Hieroglyphic Characters, Coptic and Semitic Alphabets, Etc by Sir Ernest Alfred Wallis Budge

With an Index of English Words, King List, and Geographical List with Indexes, List of Hieroglyphic Characters, Coptic and Semitic Alphabets, Etc Sir Ernest Alfred Wallis Budge. Bissing, F. W. von. Boehl, F. M. T. Boinet, A. Borchardt, L..

Google previewA Dictionary of Modern and Contemporary Art (2009)

by Ian Chilvers, John Glaves-Smith

The inscription on it reads: ' Alfred Wallis, Artist and Mariner'. Further Reading: S. Berlin, Alfred Wallis: Primitive ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Demons in World Religions and Cultures (2012)

by Theresa Bane

Budge, Ernest Alfred Wallis. The Gods of the Egyptians: or, Studies in Egyptian Mythology. London: Methuen, 1904. Buitenen, Johannes, and Adrianus Bernardus. The MahIb- hIrata, Vol. 1. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1973 .

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica (1911)

A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and General Information by Hugh Chisholm

Alfred Wallis Paul, CLE.

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