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Harold Dalton-Hall

died 1946


Harold Dalton-Hall was born 29 October , 1881 in Semiphore, Port Adelaide, South Australia. He died on 1 August 1946 in Liverpool, New South Wales, and was buried 3 Aug 1946 in Rookwood, Sydney. Harold married Sylvia Muriel Rubina SCHRADER on 22 Feb 1914 in Adelaide, South Australia.

"Early 20th century artists include South Australian marine artist and model maker Harold Dalton Hall (1881 – 1946) who worked in oil, watercolour, pen and ink. Harold joined the South Australian Navy and worked on the colonial naval vessel Protector as a cabin boy in 1894. While Dalton Hall undertook some training with Adelaide art teacher James Ashton, he was largely self taught. His paintings are distinctive in the use of rich colours and his attention to detail."
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