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The Wigan Arms

James Lawrence Isherwood
circa 1970

James Lawrence Isherwood was an English artist, born in Wigan, Lancashire, on the 7 April 1917, died on the 9 June 1989.

Isherwood was a prolific impressionist/expressionist painter. A friend and contemporary of L.S Lowry.

Isherwood’s Wigan works are his most popular pieces.  Isherwood lived almost his entire life in Wigan.