Leopold Rivers (1850-1905)

Leopold Rivers (1850-1905). Rivers was a London born landscape painter, son and pupil of the marine painter William Joseph Rivers. He was elected a member of the Royal Society of British Artists in 1890 and the Royal Academy in 1873. His painting of "Stormy Weather", was at the Tate gallery in London in 1892. He was a prolific exhibitor throughout his career.

Exhibited: Royal Society of Artists, Birmingham 11, Glasgow Institute of Fine Arts 2, Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool 7, Manchester City Art Gallery  10, Royal Academy 55, Royal Society of British Artists 188, Royal Institute of Painters in Watercolours 31, Royal Institute of Oil Painters 24.