Arthur Boyd Houghton
English Painter and Illustrator , 1836-1875 His work was varied and was revered during the mid-19th century. He traveled to America and Russia, creating illustrations for The Graphic and for numerous books, including The Arabian Nights and Don Quixote. His work was strongly influenced by the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood. Paul Hogath wrote a biography, published in 1981 by Gordon Fraser Work by this artist is held within various public collections incluiding Tate Britain in London, as well as a number of private collections around the world. Houghton is best known for etchings but also produced a number of oil paintings, many of his wife and children. He also wrote a little poetry which was published in his lifetime.

 

 1
 

 

 

Arthur Boyd Houghton Interior with Children at Play oil painting   

Painting ID::  27933
Arthur Boyd Houghton
Interior with Children at Play
c 1860 Oil on canvas 25 x 20 cm (9 7/8 x 7 7.8 in) Ashmolean Museum,Oxford (mk63)

   
   
     

 

 

Arthur Boyd Houghton Volunteers Marching Out oil painting   

Painting ID::  28201
Arthur Boyd Houghton
Volunteers Marching Out
c 1860 oil on canvas 34 x 24 cm (13 3/8 x 9 1/2 in ) Kenwood House London (mk63)

   
   
     

 

 

Arthur Boyd Houghton Wheatfield, Wiltshire oil painting   

Painting ID::  80032
Arthur Boyd Houghton
Wheatfield, Wiltshire
"Wheatfield, Wiltshire", oil on canvas cjr

   
   
     

 

 

Arthur Boyd Houghton Grandfather's Jack-in-the-Box oil painting   

Painting ID::  80034
Arthur Boyd Houghton
Grandfather's Jack-in-the-Box
"Grandfather's Jack-in-the-Box", oil on canvas. cjr

   
   
     

 

 

Arthur Boyd Houghton Ramsgate Sands oil painting   

Painting ID::  80035
Arthur Boyd Houghton
Ramsgate Sands
"Ramsgate Sands", oil on canvas. cjr

   
   
     

 

 

Arthur Boyd Houghton Wiltshire oil painting   

Painting ID::  83948
Arthur Boyd Houghton
Wiltshire
oil on canvas cyf

   
   
     

 

 

Arthur Boyd Houghton Grandfather s Jack in the Box oil painting   

Painting ID::  83951
Arthur Boyd Houghton
Grandfather s Jack in the Box
oil on canvas. cyf

   
   
     

 

 

Arthur Boyd Houghton Ramsgate Sands oil painting   

Painting ID::  83965
Arthur Boyd Houghton
Ramsgate Sands
oil on canvas. cyf

   
   
     

 

  1

 

Arthur Boyd Houghton
English Painter and Illustrator , 1836-1875 His work was varied and was revered during the mid-19th century. He traveled to America and Russia, creating illustrations for The Graphic and for numerous books, including The Arabian Nights and Don Quixote. His work was strongly influenced by the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood. Paul Hogath wrote a biography, published in 1981 by Gordon Fraser Work by this artist is held within various public collections incluiding Tate Britain in London, as well as a number of private collections around the world. Houghton is best known for etchings but also produced a number of oil paintings, many of his wife and children. He also wrote a little poetry which was published in his lifetime.