Born in St Helens in 1940, George Drought has lived and painted in and around Liverpool for his entire life. He studied at St Helens School of Art, Liverpool College of Art and the Central School of Arts in London. George was elected to the Royal Cambrian Academy in 1975.
Works in this show date from 1958 until the present, giving an overview of a lifetime spent observing and recording the artist's environment.
"Chosen are limited groups of work - pictorial compositions from art school days; pen drawings from my scholarship days in London; and early etchings from the same time going back to Liverpool College of Art."