A native of Bristol and son of Dr John Parsons, GP, he visited Cornwall on working holidays to see his brother, Vicar of Crantock near Newquay. In 1908 the artist became a founder-member of the Bristol Savages.
Painter in oils and watercolour of seascapes and marine subjects
works and access
Works include: Crantock Cornwall, Rocky beach (1903); Rocky Foreshore; Three Masted Sailing Vessels before the harbour and town of Penzance; Back of the Post Office, Crantock (1920); The Old Fish Cellars, Newquay (1920)
Hardie (2009) Artists in Newlyn & West Cornwall p339
W H Lane Fine Art;
Wood Victorian Painters;