Arthur Spooner (ex.1890-1940)
Arthur Spooner (1873–1962) was a British painter from Nottingham, England.
He was born in Nottingham and trained at the Nottingham School of Art (now part of Nottingham Trent University) in the late 19th century. He later taught landscape and figurative painting there in the early 20th century.
He was a member of the Nottingham Society of Artists. His most famous work was 'The Goose Fair, Nottingham', 1926. The painting was sold at Christie's in 2004 and is displayed in Nottingham Castle.
Dan Snow made a program about Spooner for the BBC in 2011