worsley fine art

and memorabilia

biography

george richard deakins                1911 - 1982

He was born in Gosport and served with the Royal Navy from 1927 - 1957. He began painting while serving on a British cruiser in the Indian Ocean during the 2nd World War. He had a very distinctive thick impasto style. He had numerous one man shows all around the world. On leaving the Navy he set his studio up in Dunster - Somerset.