Arthur Wardle, 1860–1949, was an English painter, aged just sixteen had a piece displayed at the Royal Academy. He is considered equally proficient artist in oils art, watercolours and pastels
and was elected to the Pastel Society in 1911 and became a member of the Royal Institute of Painters in Water Colours in 1922. Arthur Wardle paintings continue to be sought after and widely reproduced on postcards, calendars and boxes of chocolates. He remains one of the widely known dog painters of the 19th and 20th Centuries, particularly known for his paintings of terriers. -- The Copyright of Scripts is Reserved by Toperfect.