Harold Harvey England
5- 20-1874 Penzance, ENG - 5-19-1941 Newlyn, ENGBack to Artist IndexView Artists Paintings
From 1894 to 1896, Harold Harvey studied art at the Academie Julian in Paris under Norman Garstin. In 1896 he studied at both the Académie Delecluse and the Academie Colarossi.
Prior to 1911 Harvey lived in Penzance. In 1911 Harvey married fellow artist Gertrude Bodinnar. They first met when Gertrude posed for Harvey. She discovered that she had artistic talent and became an artist in her own right in a wide range of visual and textile arts.
After completing his schooling in Paris, Harold Harvey returned to Penzance and began working with Norman Garstin. His works included landscapes and life settings of his native Cornwall, religious themes and interiors.
From 1909 to 1913 he was an Associate of the Royal Cambrian Academy of Art, Conwy and in 1910 he was a member of the South Wales Art Society. From about 1910 and into the early 1930s he was a member of the Newlyn Society of Artist.
Influences: Norman Garstin