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Self Portrait

© the copyright holder. Photo credit: Williamson Art Gallery & Museum

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Mavis Blackburn was born and lived all her life in West Kirby. She trained under Will C. Penn at Liverpool School of Art and he proved a great influence and a mentor for her. She became a teacher herself, for many years at Upton Hall. She became an important member of the Wirral Society of Arts, Deeside Art Group and the Royal Cambrian Academy.
  • Date


  • Medium

    oil on board

  • Measurements

    50.8 x 40.6 cm

  • Accession number


  • Acquisition method

    bequeathed by the artist, 2005


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