Artist biography

Bertram NICHOLLS b. 1883

Landscape painter. Born 26 September 1883 at Didsbury, near Manchester. Studied at the Slade School 1901–4. Visited Madrid 1904. Exhibited at the N.E.A.C. 1905, with Rowley Smart at 48 Grosvenor Chambers, Deansgate, Manchester, 1908, at the Manchester Academy of Fine Arts from 1914 (President 1921–31), and at the R.A. from 1912; P.R.B.A. 1931–47. First one-man show at Barbizon House 1924; later exhibited at the Fine Art Society. Has lived at Steyning, Sussex, since 1912.

Published in:
Mary Chamot, Dennis Farr and Martin Butlin, The Modern British Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture, London 1964, II