From John Dickson Batten (1860-1932)

Scope and Content

Letters sent from John D. Batten to W. G. Collingwood.

Administrative / Biographical History

John Dickson Batten (8 October 1860-5 August 1932), born in Plymouth, Devon, was an English painter of figures in oils, tempera and fresco and a book illustrator. He also acted as the external examiner for the Reading School of Art where W. G. Collingwood worked as Professor of Fine Art.