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Majorie Hayes (1913-2005)   BIOGRAPHY

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View of Severn Valley from Great Dean above Little Dean, circa 1940
Mounted (ref: 269)

Signed with monogram, inscribed with title on reverse

Watercolour over pencil on paper, 11 x 17 in. (28 x 38 cm.)


 


Trained at the Royal College of Art in the mid 1930's Hayes exhibited extensively at the Society of Women Artists, often watercolours painted en plein air.  She excelled in textile design and established her own commercial design and bespoke clothes business.



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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