Charles W Andrews
(1830 - 1869)
Charles W Andrews was active/lived in United Kingdom, Australia. Charles Andrews is known for painting.
Biography Charles W Andrews
Charles W. Andrews was born in 1830. The
artist is probably to be identified with the 'Mr Andrews' who arrived in
Sydney in 1853, on the steamship Cleopatra. He applied for the
post of drawing master at the Sydney Mechanics School of Arts where he
may have been employed until April 1854.
He advertised himself as a
'Portrait and Miniature Painter' in the Illustrated Sydney News,
but his work is only known from illustrations which began to appear in
the local press and other popular printed ephemera.
There are records of
other commissions in Sydney until January 1857, when he moved to Hong
Kong, visiting Manila in the same year. He worked for the press in Hong
Kong and the Philippi
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