‘Keskadale’ by Arthur Henry Andrews, 1906 -1966
Arthur Andrews was a painter, print maker and teacher. Brought up in London, after graduating he held various teaching posts, before becoming head of Poole Collage and artistic advisor to Dorset County Council.
Andrews had several one man shows in Leeds and Bradford as well as group exhibitions at The Royal Academy and The Redfern Gallery amongst others.
His work is held in various public collections, including The Atkinson Art Gallery and The Russel Coates Gallery in Bournemouth.
(1) The work shown here is ‘Keskadale’ near Windermere, oil on board painted in 1938. Size 17.5” x 25.5” (44cm x 65cm).
This work shows a slight leaning to fauvism in style, with strong colours adjacent to each other.