GORDON, Leslie Arthur

1922 - 2001

Born at Islington, London on 26 February 1922, son of Arthur Gordon (1884-1970), a bank messenger, and his wife Ella Mary née Nunn (1887-1969), who married at Islington in 1913. In 1939, an apprentice colour etcher, living at 6 Seddon Road, Merton, Surrey with his parents. He married in the Lothingland district of Suffolk in 1971, Mary C. Allen. A member and exhibitor at the Norfolk & Norwich Art Circle 1964-1972 from Norwich and from 34 Upper Olland Street, Bungay, Suffolk. Gordon also designed sets for the Claxton Opera including for 'Carmina Burana' and 'Dido and Aeneas'. He died in Norwich in 2001. [illustrations supplied by Richard Taylor] see http://xoosh.co.uk/clax/1978.php




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