HEWITT, Evelyn

1881 - 1958

Born at Woodbridge, Suffolk in 1881, daughter of William Henry Hewitt and his wife Mary Jane née Seaton, who married at Kensington, London in 1879. In 1911, a 29 year old living at West Hill, Copdock, near Ipswich with her parents, 80 year old William and 56 year old Mary, and her two sister siblings, both born at Copdock. Evelyn studied at Goldsmith’s College and was a miniature painter, pastelier and designer. A member of the Ipswich Art Club 1932-1957 and exhibited from ‘Brion’, Ufford, Woodbridge in 1932 six watercolours 'Michaelmas Daisies', 'Corner of the Angel Inn, Woodbridge', 'Looking down New Street, Woodbridge', 'Glover's Court, Woodbridge' and 'Old Houses in the Square, Woodbridge' she had five watercolours on show in 1933 and was a regular exhibitor including in 1943 'In Bruges' and 'Low Tide, Greenwich'. She also exhibited at the Royal Academy and the Royal Miniature Society, in 1928 from Blackheath, London and in 1929 from , Ufford, Suffolk. She died at Woodbridgein 1958, aged 76, she was unmarried.




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