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Last NameTonks    
Given NameHenry    
alt. NamesH. T. ;    
Marriagenot married    
Year born1862 in Solihull, Warwickshire, England, UK    
Year died1937    
Place of deathChelsea, London, England, UK    
Father's occupationbarrister, later gave up his law profession to join his father's brass-foundry in Birmingham    
Relativesten sisters & brothers    
Educationat Royal Sussex Hospital, Brighton (MRCS, 1886, FRCS, 1888); Westminster School of Art (c.1890); Slade School of Fine Arts ass. to Frederick Brown    
Country of ActivityUnited Kingdom    
Worked forSir Harold Gillies (1882-1960): Plastic Surgery of Face 1920; Sir William Kelsey Fry (1889-1963); Slade School of Fine Arts    
PatronageWestminster School of Art (was director 1917-30); Royal Army Medical Corps (WW I)    
Techniquesmedical and anatomical pastel drawings, pen and ink sketches, esp. of plastic surgery, painting    
Sample(s)www.spartacus.schoolnet.co.uk/ARTtonks.htm ; http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Henry_Tonks    
Archival sourceshttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Henry_Tonks    
Published sourcesAKL; ThB 33 1939, 277; Harold Ellis: H.T., Journal of Audiovisual Media in Medicine 20,1 (1997), 26-27;Lynda Morris: Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, 2004    
othermedical artist for Captain (later Sir) Harold Gillies, documenting surgery    

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