On the Llugwy
Oil on board, signed
6 x 18 in.
Important landscape painter born in Worcester. Subjects usually set in Scotland or the Midlands, but he was especially fond of the landscape around Betwys-y-Coed, Wales. Initially Leader painted in a Pre-Raphaelite style, but later developed the more fluid style for which he has become famous.
Bibliography: Dictionary of Victorian Artists by Christopher Wood