Frederick William Pomeroy [also known as F.W. Pomeroy] was born in Lambeth, Surrey [now London], England on 9 October 1856. He studied at Lambeth School of Art and, from 1881 to 1885, at the Royal Academy Schools in London where he won both a gold medal and a travel scholarship. After travelling in France and Italy, he returned to London and embarked on a career as a sculptor, metalworker, medallist stonecarver. He was a frequent exhibitor at the Royal Academy in London from 1885 to (posthumously) 1925. He also exhibited at the New Gallery, Royal Institute of Painters in Watercolours, Royal Society of British Artists, Royal Institute of Oil Painters, and International Society in London; Aberdeen Artists’ Society; Royal Glasgow Institute for the Fine Arts; Manchester City Art Gallery; Royal West of England Academy in Bristol; Leeds City Art Gallery; Walker Art Gallery in Liverpool; and at the Royal Scottish Academy in Edinburgh.

Text source: Arts + Architecture Profiles from Art History Research net (AHRnet)

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