MILLER, Kathleen Helen

1904 - 1958

Born at Ipswich on 21 May 1904, daughter of Ernest William Miller (born 10 August 1876), a bank cashier, and his wife Helen Grace née Wilson (born 24 August 1875), who married at Ipswich in 1902. In 1911, Kathleen was living at Pytches Road, Woodbridge, Suffolk with her parents, 34 year old Ernest and 35 year old Helen and two younger brothers Ernest Wilson 1 and newly born Douglas William. Kathleen studied at Ipswich School of Art and a flower and landscape painter and a member and exhibitor at the Ipswich Art Club 1923-1939 who also exhibited at the Royal Academy 1925-1935 from Woodbridge in 1925, Martlesham 1928, Ipswich in 1931 and Kesgrave 1935, all near Ipswich also exhibiting at the Paris Salon in 1930 an oil painting 'Stocks' and her 'Daffodils' was shown at the Royal Academy in 1935. In 1923 she exhibited at the Ipswich Art Club from Creek Hill, Martlesham, Woodbridge one painting 'Heathland near Martlesham and in 1927 four paintings, an aquatint 'Caistor Castle' and watercolours 'Blythburgh Church' 'Rose' and 'Sketch at Walberswick' and in 1935 from 19 Edmonton Road, Kesgrave two watercolours 'Polyanthus' and 'Wayside Shrine, Hindelang, Bavaria' and in 1937 from 243 Main Road, Kesgrave, Ipswich, three paintings, an oil 'Primulas' and two watercolours 'Tulips' and a second 'Primulas'. In 1939 'a domestic agent on own account' living at 243 Main Road, Kesgrave, Ipswich with her parents, Ernest now a sand agent. She died at Totnes, Devon in 1958, aged 54, she was unmarried.




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