Arthur Gresham (Born Sheffield England 1891 died Victoria BC Canada 1984)
Painted oils and watercolors. Most subjects are Ontario scenes latterly Vancouver Island and Western Canada scenes. Was equally qualified in still life and portraiture. Trained in the Ontario College of Art his work is in the collection of the Ontario Art Gallery, the Victoria Art Gallery and numerous private collectors. On occasion did sketching trips with some members of the Group of Seven. Was art director 1920 to 1934 for Eaton's of Canada ( large department store chain).
Information provide by Evan Mitchel, the artist's nephew.