RBA, ROI, RCamA, RSMA, Harold Workman He was born in 1897 in Oldham and attended the Oldham and Manchester Schools of Art. From 1936, he showed at the Royal Academy, the New English Art Club, and other prestigious London and regional galleries. Workman was elected to the Royal Society of British Artists in 1937, the Royal Institute of Oil Painters in 1948, the Manchester Academy of Fine Arts, and the United Society of Artists. His work may be found in the Government Art Collection, the Oldham Art Gallery, the Northampton Art Gallery, the National Maritime Museum in Cornwall, the Russell-Cotes Art Gallery in Bournemouth, and the Laing Art Gallery in Newcastle. He resided in London and subsequently in Surrey’s East Molesey. 1975 was his death year.