William Greaves

William Greaves "From the Nook, East Keswick" oil on board

Code: 10436


H: 6" (15.2 cm)W: 10" (25.4 cm)


William Greaves (1852-1938) was born in Leeds and studied at Sheffield College of Art. He travelled and exhibited widely at galleries including the Royal Academy, Royal Cambrian Academy, Manchester and Liverpool. He worked mostly in oils and his subjects include landscapes in and around Wharfedale in Yorkshire and Sherwood Forest in Nottinghamshire.

This charming little painting by Greaves measures 6"x 10" and is signed lower right. It has the title on the reverse and is framed giving an overall size of 10"x 14".