The watercolourist, etcher and draughtsman Henry Rushbury was born in Harborne near
He studied under a scholarship at Birmingham College of Art from1903 to 1909, where he specialized in stained glass design and mural decoration. He later studied for six months at the
He became an Official War Artist for both World War I and II, in
He became a member of the New English Art Club in 1917, also a member of the Royal Society of Painter-Etchers in 1921, the Royal Society of Painters in Watercolours in 1922 and the
Rushbury was elected Keeper of the
He died on the 5th July 1968.