CASSELDINE, Nigel G.

1947 - ?

Nigel Casseldine

Born at Havering, Essex in 1947, son of Gerald Edward Casseldine (26 November 1902-1988) and his wife Phyllis Winifred M. née Lovesley (3 July 1912-1988), who married at St Neots, Huntingdonshire in 1935. Educated at Romford Comprehensive School and studied part-time at Camberwell and John Cass Schools of Art 1966-1968, and was studio assistant to Francis Vincent Magrath (1910-1988) 1969-1972. Nigel is a Royal West of England Academician and is a past winner of the Brandler Painting Prize. He has exhibited at the Royal Academy, the Edinburgh Festival, Bath Festival, Alresford Gallery and has had ten one man shows at the Medici Gallery as well as exhibiting regularly at the Royal West of England Academy. His subject matter comprises landscape and still life with emphasis on atmospheric, light and colour. His illustration career has involved diverse publications including travel books and architectural guides. His paintings are represented in the Cheltenham and Gloucester Collection of Twentieth Century Paintings, the permanent collection of the Royal West of England Academy and the private collection of the Marquis of Bath. He married at Havering in 1971, author [Jenny] Jennifer L. Partridge and they had one son and a daughter, born at Stroud, Gloucestershire. Nigel lived at Mount Cottage, St Mary's, Chalfont, Gloucester and worked from Romany Studio, Woodbridge Road, Tunstall, Suffolk.




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