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© the artist's estate. Photo credit: Defence Academy of the United Kingdom

Lightning 1958

Pamela Drew (1910–1989)

Defence Academy of the United Kingdom
Artist in various media, born in Burnley, Lancashire, who studied with Dorothy Baker, with Iain Macnab at the Grosvenor School of Modern Art and in Paris. For five years during the 1950s Drew was an Air Ministry accredited war artist, during which time she handled the Royal Air Force Coronation Review. Had many solo shows in Britain and overseas, work being held by Imperial War Museum, Port of London Authority and Royal Air Force Museum, Hendon. Lived in Milnthorpe, Cumbria.

Text source: 'Artists in Britain Since 1945' by David Buckman (Art Dictionaries Ltd, part of Sansom & Company)

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