1936 - ?

Brian Lilley

Born at Stowmarket, Suffolk in 1936, son of Cecil A. Lilley and his wife Nellie née Good, who married at Tendring, Essex in 1932. Educated at Stowmarket Grammar School, where his interest in art was first encouraged. He works mainly in watercolour but he is just as skilful in pastels and oils. Brian married in the Hartismere district of Suffolk in 1965, Georgina Debenham. He specialises in local scenes, especially Suffolk villages and is a founder member of Stowmarket Art Club, holding the Portway Cup for the best picture in the 1979 Stowmarket exhibition. In 1980 he exhibited at the Ipswich Art Club from 20 Finningham Road, Old Newton, Sudbury, Suffolk, two paintings 'Woodbridge Horse Fair' and 'Town Steps, Aldeburgh' he also exhibited the same year at Christchurch Mansion, Ipswich a 34" x 24" oil 'Framlingham Horse Fair'. He also exhibited from Katoomba, Chapel Road, Stowmarket, Suffolk at the 'Visions of Sudbury' show at St Peter's church, Sudbury in 2013, a watercolour 'Village Times, Chelsworth'.

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