Walter Taylor, LG (1860-1943) was a well known painter of
town scenes, landscapes and interiors in both oil and
He was born in Leeds, trained as an
architect and later took up painting.
Taylor exhibited with the New English Art Club 1909-1921 and
he was a founder member of the London Group
in 1913, exhibiting there until 1934.
in France from time to time, occasionally in company with
Walter Sickert, and also painted extensively in both London
and Brighton and Hove. His first one-man show was held in
the Grafton Gallery in London.
He lived in Brighton for a time but mainly in London. A
memorial show was held at The Leicester Galleries in London
W1 in 1944.