SAUL, Henry Albert

1866 - 1933

Henry Albert Saul

Henry Albert Saul, was born at Islington, London in 1869, eldest child of David Henry Saul (1842-13 June 1916), a director gas fitter engineer, and his wife Florence Rebekah née Grossmith, who married at St Pancras, London in 1868. Articled to architect Herbert Searles-Wood 1886-1889 and attended architectural classes at the Royal Academy Schools, the Architectural Association and the South Kensington Museum, he later travelled to France, Italy and Germany. Elected an A.R.I.B.A. in 1892 and in 1896 set up an independent architect's practice at 10 Gray's Inn Square, London. He married at Sherborne, Dorset in 1900, Ellen Day (1872-1 December 1949) and in 1901, a 31 year old architect, living at 8 Grays Inn Square with his 28 year old wife and had a visitor, 27 year old Alice M. Bishop, artist & teacher. In 1911, living at Laurel Cottage, High Street, Thames Ditton, Surrey and served as Deputy Architect to the Ministry of Health during the First World War. He died at Laurel Cottage, Kingston, Surrey on 18 April 1933. This painting has also been attributed and is unlikely except for the second initial to a Henry Charles Saul [q.v.]. He signed his works 'Henry A. Saul' underlined.

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