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James PEEL

1811 – 1906

He was a landscape painter who was born in Newcastle upon Tyne and studied under Alexander Dalziel, but his love his love for landscape painting came from the beauty spots of Derbyshire, Yorkshire and Wales.

From 1840 Peel settled in London and became a regular exhibitor at the Royal Academy from 1847 to 1892 and later a member of the Royal Society of British Artists in 1871.

He was probably the father of Amy Peel

Address: Walthamstow, Essex 1880

Barnet, Herts 1890

Beaconsfield, Bucks 1895

Reading, Berks 1901

Exhibited at: Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts x 4

Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool x 2

Manchester City Art Gallery x 4

Royal Academy x 4

Royal Society of British Artist x 178

Royal Hibernian Academy x 2

Royal Institute of Oil Painters x 6

Arthur Tooth & Sons Gallery x 13

Peel, James


The Hard Sum

20 x 16

Oil on Canvas

Price band: H (from £3000 to £5000)

Size band: B (Medium)

Subjects: Interiors

Categories: Victorian

1871