John Atkinson Grimshaw - The Encyclopedia of Fine Arts - Artist, Painter  John Atkinson Grimshaw

Style: Romanticism

Place: Leeds

Born: 1836

Death: 1893

Nationality: United Kingdom


John Atkinson Grimshaw (6 September 1836 - 13 October 1893) was a Victorian-era artist, a "remarkable and imaginative painter" known for his city scenes and landscapes. His early paintings were signed "JAG," "J. A. Grimshaw," or "John Atkinson Grimshaw," though he finally settled on "Atkinson Grimshaw." He was born 6 September 1836 in Leeds. In 185...