Eileen Aldridge - The Nursery - Oil on Canvas
Eileen Aldridge 'The Nursery' – Oil On Canvas – c1955
Aldridge 1916—1990 was born in Teddington, Middlesex, and studied at Kingston School of Art (1933-38) and the Regent Street Polytechnic. Although primarily a watercolourist, she worked in a number of styles, and also wrote and illustrated children's books (despite severe arthritis). Exhibiting widely, she worked with her husband, the painter William WARE, on the restoration of paintings, frames and porcelain for which they were highly regarded. During the war years she lived in St Ives and became a member of STISA. She wrote a book on porcelain. Her son, Martin WARE, was also an artist. Exhibited at the Royal Academy between 1944 to 1969. She worked from the Ware Galleries, Fulham Road, London.
Image Only 50 x 60 cms
Stock number: H428/463