Trevor Grimshaw 1947-2001

Trevor Grimshaw was born in Hyde, Cheshire in 1947 and studied at the Stockport College of Art from 1963 to 1968. He developed a unique style working in oils charcoal and graphite to produce atmospheric, stylised images of the Northern industrial landscape, mainly in monochrome.
Grimshaw exhibited widely in the UK (including at the Royal Scottish Academy and the Royal Academy in the 1970's) as well as in the US and Germany. His work was included in the private collections of LS Lowry, Edward Heath, the Warburton Family and Gerald Kaufman.

He is represented in a number of public collections, including The Tate Gallery, Salford Art Gallery, Stockport Art Gallery, Bury Art Gallery, Astley Cheetham, also Granada Television, North West Arts and the B.B.C. hold his work.
He illustrated "The Singing Street", a book of poems by Mike Harding and executed a series of lithographs for Christies Contemporary Art.
By the time of his tragic death, in a house fire in 2001, Grimshaw had become an alcoholic and a reclusive figure. He held his last show in 1996 and in 2004 a major retrospective exhibition was held at Stockport Art Gallery in celebration of his life and work.


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Trevor Grimshaw - Allotment I

Trevor Grimshaw

Allotment I

Ink and Wash

3 x 3¾ ins (7.62 x 9.53 cms)

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Trevor Grimshaw - Allotments

Trevor Grimshaw

Allotments

Pencil drawing

3½ x 5 ins (8.89 x 12.70 cms)

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Trevor Grimshaw - Blue Horizons

Trevor Grimshaw

Blue Horizons

Watercolour

5 x 3¾ ins (12.70 x 9.53 cms)

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Trevor Grimshaw - Brown Landscape with Church

Trevor Grimshaw

Brown Landscape with Church

Pencil drawing

4 x 6¾ ins (10.16 x 17.15 cms)

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Trevor Grimshaw - Canal and Factories

Trevor Grimshaw

Canal and Factories

Pencil drawing

8¼ x 11¼ ins (20.96 x 28.58 cms)

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Trevor Grimshaw - Canal and Train

Trevor Grimshaw

Canal and Train

Graphite

10 x 6½ ins (25.40 x 16.51 cms)

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Trevor Grimshaw - Cloud Curves

Trevor Grimshaw

Cloud Curves

Gouache

5 x 5 ins (12.70 x 12.70 cms)

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Trevor Grimshaw - Fence

Trevor Grimshaw

Fence

Graphite

6 x 7 ins (15.24 x 17.78 cms)

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Trevor Grimshaw - Fence and Bridge

Trevor Grimshaw

Fence and Bridge

Gouache

8 x 6½ ins (20.32 x 16.51 cms)

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Trevor Grimshaw - Hills and Clouds II

Trevor Grimshaw

Hills and Clouds II

Watercolour

4 x 4 ins (10.16 x 10.16 cms)

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Trevor Grimshaw - Industrial Panorama

Trevor Grimshaw

Industrial Panorama

Pencil drawing

15¼ x 43½ ins (38.74 x 110.49 cms)

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Trevor Grimshaw - Industrial Scene

Trevor Grimshaw

Industrial Scene

Graphite

5¼ x 4¼ ins (13.34 x 10.80 cms)

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Trevor Grimshaw - Landscape Study I

Trevor Grimshaw

Landscape Study I

Watercolour

2¾ x 2¾ ins (6.99 x 6.99 cms)

Price: £500.00

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Trevor Grimshaw - Landscape Study II

Trevor Grimshaw

Landscape Study II

Watercolour

2¼ x 2 ins (5.72 x 5.08 cms)

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Trevor Grimshaw - Landscape in Blue

Trevor Grimshaw

Landscape in Blue

Watercolour

5¼ x 3¼ ins (13.34 x 8.26 cms)

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Trevor Grimshaw - Locomotive, Early Morning, Winter

Pencil drawing

4¾ x 4½ ins (12.07 x 11.43 cms)

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Trevor Grimshaw - Low Moor

Trevor Grimshaw

Low Moor

Pencil drawing

12 x 10 ins (30.48 x 25.40 cms)

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Trevor Grimshaw - Machine, Earth, Water

Trevor Grimshaw

Machine, Earth, Water

Graphite

9 x 7 ins (22.86 x 17.78 cms)

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Trevor Grimshaw - Mills and Moon

Trevor Grimshaw

Mills and Moon

Pencil drawing

24¼ x 18¼ ins (61.60 x 46.36 cms)

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Trevor Grimshaw - Northern Skyline

Trevor Grimshaw

Northern Skyline

Graphite

6¼ x 9¾ ins (15.88 x 24.77 cms)

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Trevor Grimshaw - Orange Landscape at Dusk

Trevor Grimshaw

Orange Landscape at Dusk

Watercolour

3¾ x 6 ins (9.53 x 15.24 cms)

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Trevor Grimshaw - Rooftops

Trevor Grimshaw

Rooftops

Graphite

4½ x 5½ ins (11.43 x 13.97 cms)

Price: £1,600.00

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Trevor Grimshaw - Signal

Trevor Grimshaw

Signal

Graphite

5½ x 6 ins (13.97 x 15.24 cms)

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Trevor Grimshaw - Smoke and Steam

Trevor Grimshaw

Smoke and Steam

Oil on Board

11¼ x 9½ ins (28.58 x 24.13 cms)

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Trevor Grimshaw - The Steps

Trevor Grimshaw

The Steps

Pencil drawing

20½ x 12 ins (52.07 x 30.48 cms)

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Trevor Grimshaw - The Viaduct

Trevor Grimshaw

The Viaduct

Graphite

18 x 26½ ins (45.72 x 67.31 cms)

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Trevor Grimshaw - Train

Trevor Grimshaw

Train

Graphite

5¾ x 4 ins (14.61 x 10.16 cms)

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Trevor Grimshaw - Train

Trevor Grimshaw

Train

Graphite

5¼ x 6½ ins (13.34 x 16.51 cms)

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Trevor Grimshaw - Two Telegraph Poles

Trevor Grimshaw

Two Telegraph Poles

Graphite

8¼ x 12 ins (20.96 x 30.48 cms)

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Tues - Sat 10.00am - 5.30 pm
All other times by appointment

Contact

Clark Art Ltd
155, Ashley Road, Hale
Cheshire, WA14 2UW

Tel: +44 (0)161 929 5150
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