Arnold, Gordon: Chester Street View
Gordon Arnold’s architectural paintings are under-appreciated, and this slightly quirky but excellent watercolour demonstrates his skills, depicting a quiet summer’s afternoon in the Georgian streets of Chester.
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Artist: Gordon.C.Arnold (1910-2005), signed
Title and date: Chester Street View, mid-century
Size: 14 x 20 ins.
An accomplished landscape painter, Gordon Arnold studied art in Liverpool and had a long association with the area. He exhibited widely including at the Art Galleries in Birkenhead, Warrington and Bootle; in Wrexham Library; the Weaver Gallery, Weaverham and Pratts Hotel, Bath. His works are held by the Williamson Art Gallery in Birkenhead; in Warrington Art Gallery and in Liverpool Library.