Arthur John Black – Rocky Shore at Sunset – Early 20th Century



Arthur John Black (1855-1936) is a well listed landscape and portrait artist who worked in both oil and watercolour. He studied in Paris at the Academie des Beaux-Arts under the noted artist Benjamin Constant. He exhibited at the Royal Academy 36 times, and the Royal Institute of Oil Painters 54 times. He was a member of both the New Society of Painters in Watercolours and the Royal Institute of Painters in Oil. He lived in Nottingham in 1884, London 1890 and Dorset from 1931 to his death in 1936. A number of his works can be seen in the Castle Museum & Gallery in Nottingham, The Gurnsey Museum of Art, and in many private and public galleries.


Artist: Arthur John Black (1855-1936).

Signed in lower left.

Medium: Oil on canvas.

Condition: Very good condition.

Dimensions: 50.8 x 61 cm. / 20 x 24 in.

Frame: 65 x 75 cm. / 25.5 x 29.5 in. Carved wood.

Provenance: Private collection, Ontario, Canada.