A Mountain Torrent, Isle of Arran
William Evans (of Eton) ((1798–1877))
Titled & ascribed verso
Image Dimensions : 18¾" x 31" (47.6cm x 78.7cm)
Price : Sold
William Evans (of Eton) Biography
He was born at Eton on 4 December 1798, was son of Samuel Evans, a landscape-painter originally from Flintshire, who had settled at Windsor. Samuel Evans he was selected to teach drawing to the daughters of George III, and eventually became drawing-master at Eton College. There are some views of North Wales and Windsor by him which have been engraved. He left Eton about 1818 for Droxford, Hampshire, where he died in about 1835.