Liss Llewellyn Fine Art - 20th Century British Art

Marjorie Hayes (1913-2005)   BIOGRAPHY

The Bee Keeper, 1947
Framed (ref: 2631)

Signed and dated, titled on a label to the reverse

Egg tempera on a gesso, panel, 12 x 10 in. (30.5 x 25.5 cm.)


Exhibited: Society of Women Artists, 1962 (40)

In the artists original narrow limed oak frame

Marjorie Hayes (1913-2005)

Marjorie Hayes studied at the Royal College of Art in the 1930's.  She excelled in the design of clothes and handicrafts and established her own commercial design and bespoke clothes business.  She also contriubted regularly to Queen Magazine, illustrated children's books.  She exhibited at the Society of Women Artists, (over 50 works from 1936-1972), Royal Insitute Galleries and the Royal Academy.  Her father was also a painter Albert Edward Hayes (1879-1968)

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