GRUBBE, Margaret Julia Maria

1911 - 1997

Born at Hampstead, London on 17 February 1911, daughter of Lawrence Carrington Grubbe (1854-1912) [q.v.] and his wife Marie Ellen Seymour [Grubbe q.v.] (1879-1951), daughter of John Seymour Lucas [q.v.], who married in 1909. In 1939 an unmarried part-time land worker living at The Priory, Blythburgh, Suffolk. An associate member of the Ipswich Art Club 1949-1962 but exhibited in 1941 'Flower Study' and exhibited from The Priory, Blythburgh, Suffolk in 1950, two watercolours 'Study of Irises' and 'Spring Flowers', one in 1951 'Colours of Autumn', two in 1952 'Winter Study' and 'Chrysanthemums' but although remaining an associate until 1962, did not exhibit again. She married late in life at Blythburgh in 1975, Kenneth Gilbert Hubbard (1920-2004) and she died in Waveney, Suffolk in January 1997. Her portrait, playing the violin, was painted in 1940 by Sydney Seymour Lucas [q.v.].