|Artist||Charles Oliver Murray|
|Published||Published by W H Beynon & Co. Cheltnam. c.1880|
|Dimensions||Image 168 x 235 mm, Plate 190 x 252 mm|
Signed in the plate.
Charles Oliver Murray, R.E. (1842-1923) was a Scottish etcher of landscapes, figures and architectural subjects. Born at Denholm in Roxburghshire, he studied at the Edinburgh School of Design, and at the Royal Scottish Academy Schools where he received the Keith Prize. Murray exhibited at the principal London galleries from 1872, mainly the Royal Academy and the Royal Society for Painter-Etchers and Engravers. He received awards at international exhibitions in London in 1884, in Munich in 1893 and a gold medal in Paris in 1900. Murray lived in South Croydon.
Condition: Some time toning to sheet.