Raymond V. Cattell was born 1921 in England.
Studied at the Birmingham College of Art then served in the Royal Navy 1941-46, then Cattell continued studies at the College of Art. Later Cattell worked in Graphic Art, 1954 and moved to Toronto, Canada. Since 1963, Cattell has consistently shown in solo and group shows. Cattell became a member of the Ontario Soceity of Art in 1964 and later a RCA in 1973.