So here is one to prove he was able to be a little bit more adventurous.
This was a small scale work, any larger and I think it would have lost it's appeal. It's sweetness !I do not know if this had a titled but I referred to her as the Owl Girl.
The man himself was had studied at the Exeter School of Art under the guidance of John Shapland. He appears to have found an ready market for his work locally so there is little record of him exhibiting, although he did exhibit at the Devon and Exeter Annual Exhibition held at the Elands Art Gallery, Exeter.
During the First World War he served with the Devonshire Regiment and afterwords moved to Scotland to work as a commercial artist with James Valentines and Sons.