WATERCOLOUR OF COWS DRINKING BY GEORGE ROBERT RUSHTON
George Robert Rushton was born in Birmingham in 1869, he studied in Birmingham and London, and during his career moved around widely,, exhibited works show his address to be Birmingham 1894, Newcastle on Tyne 1896, Pyton on Tyne 1902, Ipswich Sufflok 1911, Blewbury Berks 1928, Debham Essex 1937. He was almost exclusively a watercolourist and tended towards landscapes, but also undertook decorative work. He was made associate of the Royal Society of British Artist in 1922 and full member in 1938, he was elected to the Royal Society of Artist, Birmingham in 1925, and to the Royal Institute of Painters in Watercolour in 1929. As can be seen from his movements he travelled widely not only here, but also on the continent, he was always a well regarded artist, especially in the areas which he lived and recorded, and has works hanging in theLaing, Art Gallery Newcastle, he is recorded as having died in 1947, and almost certainly work up till his death, his list of exhibited works is below:
The Royal Societ of Artists, Birmingham 80
Dudley Gallery 2
Fine Art Society 45
Glasgow Institute of Fine Arts 2
Walker Gallery Liverpool 10
The Royal Academy 25
Royal Society of British Artists 79
Royal Cambrian Academy 1
Royal Institute of Painters in Watercolours 71
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