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William Thomas Nichols Boyce (1857-1911)
Return of the Herring Fleet

No doubt painted off the North East Coast! This beautiful watercolour by the ever popular Boyce is typical of his style, featuring sailing boats and a steam ship in the distance.

Watercolour     11" x 17"        signed and dated 1894                        

ARTIST BIOGRAPHY

William Thomas Nichols Boyce (1857-1911)

William Thomas Nichols Boyce was a marine and landscape painter in oil and watercolour. Originally from Norfolk he moved to South Shields in 1872. He was a joiner and a draper before becoming a full time artist. Boyce exhibited at the South Shields Art Club and the Bewick Art Club, Newcastle, and at the Laing Art Gallery, Newcastle from 1905 until his death.

Boyce's sons were all artistically gifted:Albert Ernest Boyce, Herbert Walter Boyce and Norman Septimus Boyce. 

Other paintings by this artist:

  • Fishing smack off Great Yarmouth
  • Heavy Seas off Lowestof, England

Artwork Tags: marine | Northumbrian | Watercolour

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