William Walcot (1874-1943)
A prominent English architectural draughtsman of the 1920’s and 30’s. He was a proficient etcher, creating reconstructions of ancient buildings known for their unique designs.In 1913 he was elected into the Royal society of British Artists and became an associate of the Royal society of painters and engravers in 1916. The second world war ruined Walcot’s business and the art market.
He committed suicide in 1943. His work is still exhibited and collected.