National Centennial Exhibition of New Zealand Art Catalogue
William Greene was born in Australia in 1872 and came to New Zealand in his infancy. His art education was received in Melbourne. After residing for some years in Timaru, he went to Christchurch in 1920 to take up the position of art instructor at the Training College there. He is represented in the Christchurch Art Gallery. Greene died in Christchurch in 1925.
114 THE UNEMPLOYED (oil)
Lent by the Canterbury Society of Arts, Christchurch