East Midlands has a population of around 4,745,000 and covers approximately 6,521 square miles. Here is a list of counties in East Midlands: Derbyshire, Leicestershire, Lincolnshire, Northamptonshire, Nottinghamshire, Rutland.
(Born 1877 in Wicken in Northamptonshire), Painting
Frank Cowper, British artist, was known for paintings of historic and literary scenes.
(Born 1875 in Arnold in Nottinghamshire), Painting
Arthur Henry Knighton-Hammond, British artist, painted industrial scenes and society portraits.
(Born 1872 in Newark-on-Trent in Nottinghamshire), Painting
Sir William Nicholson, British artist,was known for his landscapes and portraits and also worked as a wood-engraver and illustrator.
(Born 1864 in Leicester in Leicestershire), Furniture
A furniture designer and architect, Ernest Grimson is known as one of the most influential designers of the Arts and Crafts movement.
(Born 1857 in Sibsey in Lincolnshire), Painting
Post impressionist painter.
(Born 1849 in Thurning in Northamptonshire), Stained glass
Whall was an independent stained glass designer and maker. He also ran courses at the Central Schools of Arts and Craft plus the Royal College of Art.
(Born 1802 in Arnold in Nottinghamshire), Painting
Richard Parkes Bonington, English Romantic landscape painter, is best known for his paintings of coastal scenes.
(Born 1734 in Derby in Derbyshire), Painting
Joseph Wright was an English portrait and landscape painter. His work is significant for his use of the chiaroscuro effect, which highlights the contrast of light and dark which can be seen in his paintings of candle lit subjects. He has been celebrated as the first professional painter to demonstrate the mood of the Industrial Revolution.