With Uncle Joe to Richmond, 1953



Carel Weight CBE RA [ 1908 - 1997 ]

Born in London in 1908 Weight’s childhood was spent in the then run-down areas of Chelsea and Fulham. In 1926 he went to Hammersmith College of Art and then to Goldsmith’s. During World War Two he served as official war artist, and after the war became a member of the teaching staff at the Royal College of Art.

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