Thomas William Roberts - The Encyclopedia of Fine Arts - Artist, Painter  Thomas William Roberts

Place: Dorchester

Born: 1856

Death: 1931

Nationality: United Kingdom


Thomas William "Tom" Roberts (9 March 1856 – 14 September 1931) was a prominent Australian artist and a key member of the Heidelberg School. Born in Dorchester, Dorset, England, where his parents were newspaper editors, Roberts' family migrated with him to Australia in 1869. Settling in Collingwood, a suburb of Melbourne, Victoria, he worked as a p...