‘A Yorkshire Lane in November’ by John Atkinson Grimshaw
John Atkinson Grimshaw was an English Victorian-era artist, a “remarkable and imaginative painter” known for his city night-scenes and landscapes.
In the 1880s, Grimshaw maintained a London studio in Chelsea, not far from the studio of James Abbott McNeill Whistler. After visiting Grimshaw, Whistler remarked that “I considered myself the inventor of Nocturnes until I saw Grimmy’s moonlit pictures.
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