Constantine - George Constantine - George Hamilton Constantine (1878-1969)
George Constantine - George Hamilton Constantine (1878-1969). Painted in watercolour. Painter of landscapes with figures and seascapes. Born in 1878 in Sheffield. The son of Francis Alfred Constantine. His uncle William Hattersley paid for his education at Sheffield School of Art. He then studied the restoration of pictures at the Courtauld Institute and was involved in the conservation of painted ceilings at Chatsworth House. He is best known for his watercolours of landscapes, seashore scenes and marine paintings in particular views of the Yorkshire and Lancashire coasts and scenes of Cornwall. A member of the Sheffield Society of Artists. He exhibited at the Royal Academy, Carlisle Academy and Athenaeum, Dumfries Gallery, Abbot Hall in Kendall, Glasgow Institute of Fine Arts, Lake Artists Society, Walker Gallery, Manchester Art Gallery and Lancashire Galleries including Lancaster. He also exhibited at the Yorkshire Galleries.