William Adolphus Knell (Biographical details)

William Adolphus Knell (painter/draughtsman; British; Male; 1801 - 1875)

Also known as

Knell, William Adolphus

Biography

Painter and draughtsman of seascapes. Born in Carisbrooke; Second place in the Westminster Hall competition, 1847; Died in London. Characteristic of his work are coastal scenes of England, France, Belgium and the Netherlands, with stormy seas.