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George Washington Lambert (1872-1930)

Biography of portrait painter and mural decorator George Washington Lambert (1872-1930)

George Washington Lambert RA (1873-1930), a portrait painter and mural decorator, was born in St Petersburg to an American father and English mother.

Lambert studied in Australia under JR Ashton, awarded a New South Wales travelling scholarship and studied in Paris, later settling in London becoming founder member of the Modern Society of Portrait Painters.

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