CHEADLE, Henry (1852-1910), artist. Birmingham Society of Arts and School of Design medal. Bronze medal, engraved within a wreath "1867 Henry Cheadle for landscapes from copies". 65mm. VF.
Henry Cheadle was a landscape painter in oils, most of whose subjects were painted in the Midlands and North Wales. He studied at the Birmingham Society of Arts, receiving this medal in 1867, and was awarded a silver medal for studies undertaken in South Kensington. He exhibited 258 works at the Royal Society of British Artists, 105 at Birmingham City Art Gallery, and elsewhere.