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Clare Leighton (1898-1989)

Clare Hope Leighton (1898 - 1989) was an English/American artist, writer and illustrator, best known for her wood engravings.Clare Leighton was born in London on 12 April 1898[1], the daughter ofRobert Leighton (1858-1934) and Marie Connor Leighton (1865-1941),both authors. Her early efforts at painting were encouraged by her parents and her uncle Jack Leighton, an artist and illustrator. In 1915, she began formal studies at the Brighton College of Art and later trained at the Slade School of Fine Art (1921-23), and the Central School of Arts and Crafts, where she studied wood engraving under Noel Rooke.During the late 1920s and 1930s, Leighton visited the United States ona number of lecture tours. In 1939, at the conclusion of a lengthy relationship with the radical journalist Henry Brailsford, she emigrated to the US and became a naturalised citizen in 1945.Over the course of a long and prolific career, she wrote and illustrated numer

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The Bliss of Solitude, BPL 759
Clare Leighton
The Bliss of Solitude, BPL 759  For sale
£1375
Study of leather purses and drapes
Clare Leighton
Study of leather purses and drapes  For sale
£250
Study of Adzes on a stable door
Clare Leighton
Study of Adzes on a stable door  For sale
£325
Pantry with view through back door.
Clare Leighton
Pantry with view through back door.  For sale
£275
Odyssey (BPL 773) 1969
Clare Leighton
Odyssey (BPL 773) 1969  For sale
£700
I know all the Fowls, (BPL 650)
Clare Leighton
I know all the Fowls, (BPL 650)  For sale
£700
Gulls and flowering yucca  (BPL)
Clare Leighton
Gulls and flowering yucca (BPL)  For sale
£640
Book with quill pen and ink bottle
Clare Leighton
Book with quill pen and ink bottle  For sale
£380
Who Shall Ascend, (BPL 646)
Clare Leighton
Who Shall Ascend, (BPL 646)  For sale
£975
I Was Just Thinking (BPL 729), 1958
Clare Leighton
I Was Just Thinking (BPL 729), 1958  For sale
£940
Charm Me Asleep (BPL 758)
Clare Leighton
Charm Me Asleep (BPL 758)  For sale
£875
Frontispiece Ellen... (BPL 564)
Clare Leighton
Frontispiece Ellen... (BPL 564)  For sale
£1070
He Brought Streams, (BPL 653) Psalms
Clare Leighton
He Brought Streams, (BPL 653) Psalms  For sale
£775
The Berry Picker (BPL 701)
Clare Leighton
The Berry Picker (BPL 701)  For sale
£1400
Umbrella menders Toulon (BPL 28 ), 1926
Clare Leighton
Umbrella menders Toulon (BPL 28 ), 1926  For sale
£480
Washing clothes Corsica (BPL258), 1934
Clare Leighton
Washing clothes Corsica (BPL258), 1934  For sale
£480
The calf auction (BPL7), 1924
Clare Leighton
The calf auction (BPL7), 1924  For sale
£360
Barges, (BPL 6)
Clare Leighton
Barges, (BPL 6)  For sale
£220
Resting, 1931
Clare Leighton
Resting, 1931  For sale
£475
St. Dunstan (BPL 750)
Clare Leighton
St. Dunstan (BPL 750)  For sale
£675
In The Morning Sow The Seed (BPL 672)
Clare Leighton
In The Morning Sow The Seed (BPL 672)  For sale
£2500
He That Gathereth (BPL 665) Psalms
Clare Leighton
He That Gathereth (BPL 665) Psalms  For sale
£1600
BPL 664 Hear ye children (BPL664)...
Clare Leighton
BPL 664 Hear ye children (BPL664)...  For sale
£875
And Dared to Call the Flowers My Own
Clare Leighton
And Dared to Call the Flowers My Own  For sale 
When I Consider the Heavens (BPL...
Clare Leighton
When I Consider the Heavens (BPL...  For sale 
Watchers Of The Sky (BPL 719), 1955
Clare Leighton
Watchers Of The Sky (BPL 719), 1955  For sale 
Miller (BPL 497)
Clare Leighton
Miller (BPL 497)  For sale 
Marble Quarrying, 1949-50
Clare Leighton
Marble Quarrying, 1949-50  Privately held 
Ice Cutting, 1949-50
Clare Leighton
Ice Cutting, 1949-50  Privately held 
Maple Sugaring, 1949-50
Clare Leighton
Maple Sugaring, 1949-50  Privately held 
Farming, 1949-50
Clare Leighton
Farming, 1949-50  Privately held 
Tobacco Growing, 1949-50
Clare Leighton
Tobacco Growing, 1949-50  Privately held 
Logging, 1949-50
Clare Leighton
Logging, 1949-50  Privately held 
Cod Fishing, 1949-50
Clare Leighton
Cod Fishing, 1949-50  Privately held 
Louisiana Pilgrimage (BPL 525), 1942
Clare Leighton
Louisiana Pilgrimage (BPL 525), 1942  Reserved 
Shells, BPL 681
Clare Leighton
Shells, BPL 681  Sold 
Whale vertebra, BPL 709
Clare Leighton
Whale vertebra, BPL 709  Sold 
Where Land Meets the Sea - Cranberry
Clare Leighton
Where Land Meets the Sea - Cranberry  Sold 
The Voice of the Lord
Clare Leighton
The Voice of the Lord  Sold 
Fishermen & Nets, (BPL 615)
Clare Leighton
Fishermen & Nets, (BPL 615)  Sold 
The Ponds (BPL 676)
Clare Leighton
The Ponds (BPL 676)  Sold 
Friendship Is A Sheltering Tree (BPL...
Clare Leighton
Friendship Is A Sheltering Tree (BPL...  Sold 
Fishing (chapter header) (BPL 689)
Clare Leighton
Fishing (chapter header) (BPL 689)  Sold 
Cast Me Not Off (BPL 652), Psalms, 1952
Clare Leighton
Cast Me Not Off (BPL 652), Psalms, 1952  Sold 
They That Go Down To The Sea (BPL 657)
Clare Leighton
They That Go Down To The Sea (BPL 657)  Sold 
Breaking Camp (BPL192), 1931
Clare Leighton
Breaking Camp (BPL192), 1931  Sold 
Trillium (BPL 522)
Clare Leighton
Trillium (BPL 522)  Sold 
Quahaug Raker (BPL679), circa 1953
Clare Leighton
Quahaug Raker (BPL679), circa 1953  Sold 
 Boston Cod  (BPL143)
Clare Leighton
Boston Cod (BPL143)  Sold 
Mussel Gatherers Toulon - BPL 27
Clare Leighton
Mussel Gatherers Toulon - BPL 27  Sold 
The Masthouse, (BPL 1), 1923
Clare Leighton
The Masthouse, (BPL 1), 1923  Sold 
Hatteras wreck, circa 1950 (BPL 626)
Clare Leighton
Hatteras wreck, circa 1950 (BPL 626)  Sold 
Fishermen and Nets
Clare Leighton
Fishermen and Nets  Sold 
As the Fire Burneth
Clare Leighton
As the Fire Burneth  Sold 
Cranberry Bogs  (BPL 684),
Clare Leighton
Cranberry Bogs (BPL 684),  Sold 
Top Potential (BPL 744) circa 1961
Clare Leighton
Top Potential (BPL 744) circa 1961  Sold 
The Dance (BPL 725), 1957
Clare Leighton
The Dance (BPL 725), 1957  Sold 
Alabama Barn (BPL 533)
Clare Leighton
Alabama Barn (BPL 533)  Sold 
He Brought Me Up (BPL 649)
Clare Leighton
He Brought Me Up (BPL 649)  Sold 
BPL 682 Blue Fish
Clare Leighton
BPL 682 Blue Fish  Sold 
BPL 645 (Psalms) He sent from Above
Clare Leighton
BPL 645 (Psalms) He sent from Above  Sold 
(BPL 648), Psalms 1952
Clare Leighton
(BPL 648), Psalms 1952  Sold 
Fishing (Thoreau-River) BPL 740
Clare Leighton
Fishing (Thoreau-River) BPL 740  Sold 
Out of the depths - (BPL 662) 1952
Clare Leighton
Out of the depths - (BPL 662) 1952  Sold 
The composer (BPL 724)
Clare Leighton
The composer (BPL 724)  Sold 
The Farmer's Year, 1933
Clare Veronica Leighton
The Farmer's Year, 1933  Sold