SCOTT, Lesley

1941 - ?

As Lesley Munkman, she was born at Potton, Bedfordshire in 1941, daughter of Frank Harry Munkman (16 October 1906-1973), a market gardener, and his wife Bertha May née Boness (11 July 1910-1984), who married at Potton in 1931 and in 1939 were living at 71 Horslow Street, Biggleswade, Bedfordshire. Lesley married at Potton in 1962, Richard R. Scott [q.v.]. She studied sculpture at Camberwell School of Arts and Crafts under Karel Vogel (1897-1961) and Giacomo Baragli (1934-1989) 1959-1963. A figurative sculptor using materials such as fibreglass, bronze and aluminium and worked from Walberswick, Suffolk 1965-1985, where she ran a Saturday Sculpture Group, later dividing her time between Halesworth, Suffolk and Loscombe, Bridport, Dorset. Lesley has exhibited several times at Halesworth Gallery and her commissioned work includes maquettes of gymnasts for Thames Televison trophies.

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