Born in Holyhead, Wales, Dodd trained at Glasgow School of Art. He lived in Manchester and London (Arundel House, Blackheath), and became a leading portrait painter, including a portrait of Virginia Woolf amongst his subjects. He was official War Artist during WWI, and later became a Trustee of the Tate Gallery, ARA (1927) and RA (1935).
works and access
Works include: portrait of Virginia Woolf
Buckman (2006) Dictionary of Artists in Britain since 1945
Graves RA Dictionary
Hardie (2009) Artists in Newlyn and West Cornwall (p322)
Whybrow (1994) St Ives (1911-20 list)