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Biography of Artist

1869 - 1955
He was a landscape painter born in Egremont.
Lived in Broughton, Lancashire in 1889, Manchester in 1892, St.Buryan, Cornwall in1898 and Penzance, Cornwall from 1903.
He worked in the mills in Manchester and Lancaster and painted in his spare time.
After a short period of study in Paris he worked with Stanhope Forbes at Newlyn. ‘St.Ives, Cornwall’ was purchased by Chantrey Bequest in 1938.
He became an ARA in 1926, a full RA in 1934, and a member of the Royal Society of Painters in Watercolours 1914.
Exhibited:
Alpine club Gallery x 1
Royal Society of Artists Birmingham x 6
Chenil and New Chenil Galleries x 7
Connell and Sons Gallery x 1
Dowdeswell Galleries x 2
Fine Art Gallery x 445
Grosvenor Galleries x 2
Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts x 61
Goupil Gallery x 22
International Society x 18
Walker Art Gallery x 118
Manchester city Art Gallery x 40
New Gallery x 1
Royal Academy x 146
Royal Hibernian Academy x 1
Royal Institute of Painters in Watercolours x 8
Royal Scottish Academy x 6
Royal Scottish Society of Painters in Watercolours x 1
Royal Society of Painters in Watercolours x 287
Arthur Tooth and Sons Gallery x 1
Walker’s Gallery, London x 34

Birch, Samuel John Lamorna


Children by a Waterfall

18 x 24"

Oil on Canvas

Price band: H (from £3000 to £5000)

Size band: B (Medium)

Subjects: Landscape, River Scenes

Categories: Impressionist, Modern British