Woodward, Arthur Thomas (1865-1943)

Field of activity
Artist; Painter; Art Teacher
NLA Persistent Identifier
https://nla.gov.au/nla.party-1486978

Biographies

Arthur Thomas Woodward was a painter and art teacher. He introduced the teaching of crafts to the School of Art and Design at the Bendigo School of Mines. Woodward was also interested in minerals and palaeontology. 'Atopograptus woodwardi' fossil is named after him.

painter and teacher, was born at Birmingham, England, son of Thomas Hall of Olton, near Bradford, Yorkshire. Arthur studied under T.R. Abbett and E.R. Taylor at the Birmingham School of Art and at the South Kensington Art Schools, London, where he was a gold medallist. Further studies were made in Paris and Antwerp. Woodward qualified as an art teacher and was principal of the Smallheath Branch of the Birmingham School of Art before he migrated to Victoria in 1889 for health reasons, planning to establish an academy of art and music with his friend and associate W.G. Laver. These plans were abandoned when Laver accepted an appointment as first Professor of Music at the University of Melbourne. Woodward was briefly Art Director of the Sale School of Mines; his marriage to Emma Jane Stokes at Sale evidently occurred at this time. In 1894 he was appointed Head of the School of Art and Design at the Bendigo School of Mines, a post he occupied until he retired in 1921. Woodward mainly painted oils, usually portraits and genre subjects, and worked in a style that generally reflects English painting of the period. Terry Ingram has written about his watercolours, noting his competency as a painter and his unusual talent for capturing curious perspectives. He frequently painted portraits of himself as if seen from a birds-eye view, e.g. The Artist Smoking and Reading 'The Studio’ , sold by Deutscher Fine Art in October-November 1983 for $450. It shows a portion of the ...

  • 1889 Victoria

Flourished

  • fl. 1889 - 1929

View the full record at Design and Art Australia Online

Related people and organisations

Design and Art Australia Online

  • Bendigo Art Gallery, Bendigo, VIC
  • National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, VIC
  • A commemorative exhibition
  • (see also) South Kensington Art Schools
  • (see also) Bendigo Art Gallery named a special art award the A.T. Woodward Commemoration Prize in the artist's honour
  • (see also) Awarded the King's Commemorative Medal for services to art in Australia
  • (see also) Plush, Thomas Hall
  • (see also) Evans, Jessie Laver
  • (see also) Cohn, Ola
  • (see also) Goodsir, Agnes
  • (see also) Roach, Elma
  • (see also) Walker, John
  • (see also) Taylor, E. R.
  • (see also) Woodward, Emma Jane
  • (see also) Abbott, Inez
  • (see also) Allen, George H.
  • (see also) Bone, Tom
  • (see also) Freeman, Madge
  • (see also) Penrose, Norman
  • (see also) Riggall, Louise
  • (see also) Shiress, Mary
  • (see also) Freeman, Frances Margot
  • (see also) Leviny, Dorothy
  • (see also) Newell, Alice
  • (see also) Riggall, Louie
  • (see also) Walker, Rose A.
  • (see also) Bendigo Art Society
  • (see also) The Artist Smoking and Reading 'The Studio'
  • (see also) Summer Sunshine

Resources for Arthur Thomas Woodward

No user comments for this person

Add a comment


Show comments and reviews from Amazon users

Possibly related

Digitised newspapers and more

Searching...

Minimise

Diaries, letters, archives

Searching...

Minimise

Archived websites (1996 – now)

view all results

  1. Snapshots of websites, web pages and online publications about Australia and Australians collected since 1996.

    Search archived websites
    Search

Pictures, photos, objects

Searching...

Minimise

Books

Searching...

Minimise

Music, sound and video

Searching...

Minimise

People and organisations

Searching...

Minimise

Journals, articles and data sets

Searching...

Minimise

Maps

Searching...

Minimise

Lists

Searching...

Minimise

Government Gazettes

Searching...

Minimise

Archived websites (1996 – now)

No results

Minimise
  1. Lindsay, Lionel, (Sir) (1874-1961)
    Artist; Writer; ; Photographer; Cartoonist / Illustrator; Printmaker; Painter; 9002
    ... Streeton, Arthur ... Morgan, James Squire Woodward ... LINDSAY FAMILY: Percival Charles (1870-1952), Sir Lionel Arthur (1874-1961), Norman Alfred Williams ... . painter, etcher, printmaker, cartoonist, illustrator and writer, Lionel Arthur Lindsay was born at ...
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 1,139.574)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 1,139.574)

  2. Plush, Thomas Hall (1809-1876)
    Artist; ; Painter; Gilder; 2293; House-painter; 3244; Photographic showman; 6991
    ... Woodward, Arthur Thomas ... Thomas Hall Plush was a photographic showman, house-painter and gilder. Plush and 'Professor ...
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 644.588)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 644.588)

  3. Lister, W. Lister (1859-1943)
    Artist; ; Painter; Cartoonist / Illustrator; Public gallery trustee; 8910; Engineer; 6923; Art teacher; 8022; Art society president; 9559
    ... Morgan, James Squire Woodward ... Streeton, Arthur ... William Lister Lister (1859-1943), artist, was born on 27 December 1859 at Manly, Sydney, son of ... Flourished fl. c.1876 - c.1943 ...
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 326.8)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 326.8)

  1. IN INSOLVENCY. In the Insolvent Estate of Thomas Woodward, of Adelong, late of Snowball, gold-miner. FIRST AND ONLY MEETING.
    New South Wales Government Gazette (Sydney, NSW : 1832 - 1900) Friday 27 June 1879 [Issue No.228] p 2854

    Government Gazette Private Notices

    ... Thomas Woodward, of Adelong, late of Snowball, gold-miner. FIRST AND ONLY MEETING. WHEREAS the estate of ... DEFFELL, Chief Commissioner of Insolvent Estates. ARTHUR HENRY, Registrar in Insolvency. Official Assignee ... 277 words
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 2,111.237)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 2,111.237)

  2. IN INSOLVENCY. In the Insolvent Estate of Thomas Woodward, now of Adelong, miner. FIRST AND ONLY MEETING.
    New South Wales Government Gazette (Sydney, NSW : 1832 - 1900) Friday 12 November 1875 [Issue No.304] p 3676

    Government Gazette Private Notices

    ... In the Supreme Court of New South Wales. (12,626) IN INSOLVENCY. In the Insolvent Estate of Thomas ... Woodward, now of Adelong, miner. FIRST A&D ONLY MEETING. WHEREAS the estate of the abovenamed insolvent was ... 275 words
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 2,045.943)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 2,045.943)

  3. I, THE undersigned, Francis Woodward, hereby make application to register "The New Chum Hill Gold Mining Company,
    New South Wales Government Gazette (Sydney, NSW : 1832 - 1900) Friday 7 March 1873 [Issue No.54] p 718

    Government Gazette Private Notices

    ... I, THE undersigned, Francis Woodward, hereby make application to register " The New Chum Hill Gold ... the Manager is Francis Woodward, of Crownstreet, Wollongong, in the said Colony of New South Wales. 6 ... 325 words
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 1,403.253)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 1,403.253)

Pictures, photos, objects

No results

Minimise
  1. OBITUARY MRS. JULIA WOODWARD
    Macleay Argus (Kempsey, NSW : 1885 - 1907; 1909 - 1910; 1912 - 1913; 1915 - 1916; 1918 - 1954) Friday 16 July 1948 p 4 Article
    ... OBITUARY MRS. JULIA WOODWARD Mrs. Julia Woodward, who passed away recently, was survived by sons in ... George Thomas, Henry Daniel, junr.; John Robbins, Tho-mas Julius, Claude James Macleay, and Laurie ... 663 words
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 3,228.241)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 3,228.241)

  2. Weddings. KELL—WOODWARD.
    The Mail (Adelaide, SA : 1912 - 1954) Saturday 12 June 1920 p 7 Article
    ... Weddings. BELL— WOODWARD. A pretty wedding mis celebrated at St Augus tines Church, Renmark, on May ... Thomas Gillesjiio Bell, at Killic, Dund-lk, Ireland. Hie Rev. Oswald fewjil performed the ccremonr, the ... 952 words
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 3,223.181)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 3,223.181)

  3. WEDDINGS CRAZE—WOODWARD
    Albury Banner Wodonga Express and Riverina Stock Journal (NSW : 1941) Friday 20 June 1941 p 30 Article
    ... weddings CRAZE— WOODWARD The Methodist Church, Narandera, wad the scene of the wedding on Wednesday ... , May 28, of Mercy Evelyn Woodward, youngest daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Woodward, of Cadell ... 2154 words
    • Text last corrected on 17 February 2018 by M.Allen
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 3,078.461)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 3,078.461)

  1. Sweet and swinging
    Ann Thomas Quintet
    [ Sound : 2009 ]
    Languages: No linguistic content
    Possibly online
    At Edith Cowan Uni
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 34.527)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 34.527)

  2. CLASSIC CHRISTMAS (A)
    Prokofiev, Sergey
    [ Sound ]
    Possibly online
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 27.76)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 27.76)

  3. Winning : the racing life of Paul Newman / presented by Sontalia Pictures ; produced by Mike August ; produced and additional directing by Nate Adams ; produced and directed by Adam Carolla
    Sontalia Pictures
    [ Video : 2015 ]
    At RMIT Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 27.446)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 27.446)

  4. Best Carols in the World ... Ever (The)!
    Traditional
    [ Sound : 2005 ]
    Possibly online
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 24.454)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 24.454)

  1. Four Bendigo watercolourists : Arthur T. Woodward 1865-1943, R. W. Bugg 1853-1937, T. H. Bone 1901-1953, Madge Freeman 1895-1977 : Bendigo Art Gallery 7 March - 30 March 1985
    Bendigo Art Gallery
    [ Book : 1900 ]
    At State Library of QLD
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 387.862)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 387.862)

  2. Papers / Julian P. Boyd, editor; Lyman H. Butterfield [and others], associate editors
    Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826
    [ Book : 1950-2018 ]
    Read online at Open Library/Internet Archive
    View online
    At 16 libraries
    Papers / Julian P. Boyd, editor; Lyman H. Butterfield [and others], associate editors
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 239.58)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 239.58)

  3. The doctor's disciples : a study of four pupils of Arnold of Rugby / by Frances J. Woodward
    Woodward, Frances J
    [ Book : 1954 ]
    At 7 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 224.632)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 224.632)

  4. The doctor's disciples : a study of four pupils of Arnold of Rugby :Stanley, Gell, Clough, William Arnold / by Frances J. Woodward
    Woodward, Frances
    [ Book : 1954 ]
    At 4 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 211.979)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 211.979)

  1. Lazarus/Woodward/Marks
    Lazarus/Woodward/Marks
    Created by Saltface, 307 items.

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 263.623)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 263.623)

  2. Constable Thomas Grant, NSW Police
    Constable Thomas Grant, NSW Police
    Created by phillcubed, 100 items.

    Items recording the career in the NSW Mounted police service of Thomas Grant

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 183.917)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 183.917)

  3. Thomas, Michael brother to Margaret Ebbott
    Thomas, Michael brother to Margaret Ebbott
    Created by kerbent, 18 items.

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 98.996)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 98.996)

  1. County of Villiers / lithographed by G.A. Windsor, draughtsman
    Victoria. Dept. of Crown Lands and Survey
    [ Government publication, Map : 1860-1866 ]
    View online
    At 2 libraries
    County of Villiers / lithographed by G.A. Windsor, draughtsman
    This resource may only be vaguely related to your query: matching terms may only have been found in the full text contents of the resource (score: 0.053)

    This resource may only be vaguely related to your query: matching terms may only have been found in the full text contents of the resource (score: 0.053)

  2. [Homebush and Strathfield subdivision plans]
    [ Map : 1878-1936 ]
    Possibly online
    At State Library of NSW
    This resource may only be vaguely related to your query: matching terms may only have been found in the full text contents of the resource (score: 0.018)

    This resource may only be vaguely related to your query: matching terms may only have been found in the full text contents of the resource (score: 0.018)

  3. The Cyclopedia of Western Australia : an historical and commercial review, descriptive and biographical facts figures and illustrations : an epitome of progress / edited by J.S. Battye
    Battye, J. S. (James Sykes), 1871-1954
    The Cyclopedia of Western Australia : an historical and commercial review, descriptive and biographical facts figures and illustrations : an epitome of progress
    [ Map, Book : 1912-1913 ]
    View online
    At Trove DigitalLibrary
    The Cyclopedia of Western Australia : an historical and commercial review, descriptive and biographical facts figures and illustrations : an epitome of progress / edited by J.S. Battye
    This resource may only be vaguely related to your query: matching terms may only have been found in the full text contents of the resource (score: 0)

    This resource may only be vaguely related to your query: matching terms may only have been found in the full text contents of the resource (score: 0)

  1. Woodward, Arthur T
    [ Published ]
    At NGV Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 856.992)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 856.992)

  2. C. Darwin to S. Woodward, 29 [September 1843], (Item ff.228r-29v), (from Collections held by the British Library / Papers collected by Charles D. Sherborn (Add MSS 42572-42585) / Science, A-E (Add MS 42579))
    [ Unpublished : 1843 ]
    View online
    At AJCP
    C. Darwin to S. Woodward, 29 [September 1843],  (Item ff.228r-29v),  (from Collections held by the British Library  / Papers collected by Charles D. Sherborn  (Add MSS 42572-42585) / Science, A-E  (Add MS 42579))
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 132.231)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 132.231)

  3. Papers of James Murdoch
    Murdoch, James, 1930-2010
    [ Unpublished : 1930-2008 ]
    View online
    At National Library
    Papers of James Murdoch
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 28.562)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 28.562)

  1. REGISTERED FIRMS. (17 September 1943)
    Dun's gazette for New South Wales.
    [ Article : 1943 ]
    View online
    At Trove DigitalLibrary
    REGISTERED FIRMS. (17 September 1943)
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 71.344)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 71.344)

  2. REGISTERED FIRMS. (3 September 1943)
    Dun's gazette for New South Wales.
    [ Article : 1943 ]
    View online
    At Trove DigitalLibrary
    REGISTERED FIRMS. (3 September 1943)
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 70.865)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 70.865)

  3. Advertising (4 December 1943)
    Australian Broadcasting Commission;
    ABC weekly
    [ Article : 1940-1956 ]
    View online
    At Trove DigitalLibrary
    Advertising (4 December 1943)
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 66.711)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 66.711)

  4. Advertising (15 June 1937)
    N.S.W. Teachers' Federation;
    Education : journal of the N.S.W. Public School Teachers Federation.
    [ Article : 1925-1943 ]
    View online
    At Trove DigitalLibrary
    Advertising (15 June 1937)
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 66.627)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 66.627)