DOPITA, Frank

1917 - 1996

Frantisek Ladislau Dopita, was born at Olomouc, Czech Republic on 13 October 1917 and in the UK is known as Frank. In 1940, he was living in Marseille, France and he married at Chard, Somerset in 1942, Eileen M. Scrivener (born 1925) and they had issue. A press cutting from the 'Lowestoft Journal' at Suffolk Record Office, Lowestoft records a three day exhibition of their paintings and murals to celebrate their 'golden wedding' on 12 June 1992, and his painting 'Fishing Boats' is in the collection of Southwold Sailors' Reading Room, but no work by Eileen Dopita has yet been uncovered. Frank died at Southwold, Suffolk in 1996 and in 2013 his wife Eileen was living at 2 Pightle Close, Royston, Hertfordshire.






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