Artist biography

George COCKRAM 1861–1950

Landscape painter in watercolour, especially of mountain and coast scenes. Born 9 March 1861 at Birkenhead. Studied at the Liverpool School of Art 1884 and in Paris 1889; then decided to devote himself entirely to painting in watercolour. Member of the Royal Cambrian Academy 1891, the R.I. 1913, and the Manchester Academy 1922. Exhibited at the R.A. 1885–1924. Died at Anglesey 27 September 1950.

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