John Richardson Gauld 1951-60

MAFA President 1951-1960

John Gauld was a portrait, landscape and mural painter and he also produced lithographic prints. Born in Gateshead, he lived for a number of years in London and studied at the Royal College of Art. He moved north to Huddersfield in 1920 and eventually settling in Bolton in 1932. He was a member of the Manchester Academy of Fine Arts, and became president in 1951.

If you have more information about this artist please share it with us.

Take a look at some of Gauld’s paintings.