Rydal Lakes, Westmoreland

Oil on Canvas
Size (inches) : 24 (h) x 36 (w)
Size (cm) : 61 (h) x 91.4 (w)
Rydal Lakes, Westmoreland
Rydal Lakes, Westmoreland
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The delicate and fluid of use of colour captures the warmth and beauty that he found at this beautiful Yorkshire lake. 

William Mellor was a landscape painter who was born in Barnsley. Mellor travelled widely and was inspired by the landscapes of North Wales and the North East particularly Yorkshire. His landscapes are easily recognised and are generally scenes in Summer or Early Autumn. Travelling in the Winter was not a pleasant undertaking even in the 19th Century.