William Greaves

William Greaves "Otley Chevin from Moor Lane, Askwith" oil painting

Code: 11172


H: 8" (20.3 cm)W: 14" (35.6 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.

"Otley Chevin from Moor Lane, Askwith", Wharfedale, Yorkshire, is an oil painting on board measuring 9"x 12". It is signed lower right and is framed in a good English gilt frame giving an overall size of 14"x 20".