OFFERED BY
6 Bridge Street Lambertville, NJ 08530 United States 609.397.7700
Email Dealer

Showrooms

Price Upon Request

"St. Ives from the Quay, Cornwall, England"

Documentation Signed
Documentation Notes Signed lower right
Origin United States, New York
Period 1900-1919
Materials Oil on Canvas
Dimensions
W. 16 in; H. 13 in;
W. 40.64 cm; H. 33.02 cm;
Condition Good.
Creation Date 1904
Description Jim’s of Lambertville is proud to offer this artwork by:

Hayley Lever (1875 – 1958)

Born in Adelaide, Australia in 1875, Richard Hayley Lever was best known for his paintings that synthesized the vivid colors of impressionism with the strong lines of realism. He experimented with numerous styles of impressionism throughout his career.

Lever showed maturity in his artistic skill at an early age, traveling to England in 1893 to study in London. It was during his time working at an artists’ colony in Cornwall, on the coast of St. Ives, that he became enamored by the coastal landscape, which would become a lifelong subject of his works.

Lever came to America in 1911, quickly becoming one of the most widely exhibited artists in New York City. Many of the scenes he painted at this time were of Manhattan. He also had a summer studio in Gloucester, Massachusetts. From 1919 to 1931, Lever taught at the Art Students League in New York City and became the Director of the Studio Art Club in Mount Vernon, New York.

Lever received numerous awards and critical acclaim throughout his lifetime and his works were purchased by major American museums, such as New York's Metropolitan Museum of Art and Washington's Phillips Collection and Corcoran Museum.
Styles / Movements Impressionism
Dealer Reference Number JOL07182001
Incollect Reference Number 386876
Sign In To View Price close

You must Sign In to your account to view the price. If you don’t have an account, please Create an Account below.

Loading...
Loading... Loading...
  • This website uses cookies to track how visitors use our website to provide a better user experience. By continuing to browse this website, you are agreeing to our cookie policy
    Ok
Join InCollect close

Join to view prices, save favorites, share collections and connect with others.

Forgot Password?
  • Be the first to see new listings and weekly events
    Invalid Email. Please try again.
    Enter