MONCUR, Jane

1890 - 1983

As Jane Moncur, she was born at Kirriemuir, Angus, Scotland on 9 February 1890. She studied at Stafford School of Art under Hubert Wellington (1879-1967) then at Westminster School of Art 1916-1918, with the Camden Town Group member Harold Gilman (1876-1919). Jane married at Stafford in 1921, sculptor Herbert William Palliser (3 May 1883-9 October 1963), and they had one daughter. A painter whose tutors and husband had a great influence on her work which she exhibited at the London Group; New English Art Club; Royal Academy and the Yoxford Art Club. In 1939, she was living at Rose Cottage, Clavering, Saffron Walden, Essex with her husband Herbert and on the death of her husband in 1963, she moved to The Old Rectory, Middleton, Saxmundham, Suffolk where she died on 4 March 1983. She was known at Jeanie and painted under her maiden name of Jane Moncur.




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