Anchorite Godfrey Miller

Another solitary painter in the vein of Ian Fairweather.

I remember trying to paint like Godfrey Miller in the 1970s. Not very successfully.

| Godfrey Miller at 54 Young Street Sydney, 1949, photo by Kerry Dundas |

Miller’s experience of lying wounded for many hours on the battlefield of Gallipoli was to change him forever.

From a vigorous, athletic boy to a reclusive painter.

Although not too reclusive, as he did teach drawing at the National Art School in Sydney in 1948.

Beautiful drawing.

| Godfrey Miller, drawing |

Julia Ritson

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