Edward Francis Wells (fl. 1897-1938)

Edward Francis Wells (Exh. 1897-1938). Portrait and landscape painter. Studied slade school and RA schools (Creswick prize 1899). Travelled in Italty, Corsica and Switzerland. London address 1897 and 1938. Milton Abbas, Blandford Dorset 1914. 
Exhibited: Dudley Gallery and New Dudley Gallery 33, Walker gallery Liverpool 1, London Salon 10, Royal Academy 8, Royal Hibernian Academy 3, Royal Institute of Painters in Water Colours 7, Royal Institute of Oil Painters 1, Walker's Gallery London 95. 

Sitter: Brian de Lolme Bullock (1902-1978) born in Yeovil, Somerset on 4 Jun 1902 to Harry Alfred Bullock and Pauline Mary Eleanor Adolphy. Brian de Lolme Bullock married Miriam E Bullock (Nee Bird). He passed away on 5 Sep 1978 in Gillingham Dorset.