Herbert Royle

Herbert Royle "Nesfield Dene" Wharfedale, Yorkshire, oil on canvas

Code: 10796


H: 24" (61 cm)W: 30" (76.2 cm)


Herbert Royle (1870-1958) was a British landscape painter, born in Patricroft, Lancashire. He trained at the Harris Institute in Preston and Southport school of art under John William Buxton Knight. He exhibited extensively at the Walker gallery, Liverpool, Manchester city art gallery, Royal Academy and at other Galleries and Exhibitions throughout the Country. From 1924 onwards he lived at the Manor House in the hamlet of Nesfield, near Ilkley, where he also had a studio on the hillside above the house. Some of his finest work was painted in this area around his home in Wharfedale.

"Nesfield Dene" is a good large oil painting on canvas showing a scene close to the artist's home in Wharfedale, Yorkshire. The canvas measures 24"x 30" and is signed lower right. It is in a good period gilt frame giving an overall size of 35"x 40".