SLOCOMBE, Shirley Charles Lewellen

1872 - 1935

Born at Islington, London in 1872, son of artist & etcher Frederick Albert Slocombe (1847-1920) and his wife Elizabeth Ann née Griffith, who married at Conway, Caernarvonshire in 1866. In 1881, an 8 year old living at 2 West End Green, Hampstead, London with his parents 41(sic) year old Frederick and 43 year old Elizabeth and his five siblings, Theresa M 13, Alfred 10, Elizabeth and Jane both 5, with his mother-in-law Ann Griffin 82. In 1901. a 28 year old artist lodging at 40 Abingdon Villas, Kensington, London and he married in 1910, Norwich born Georgina M. Mellerah and in 1911 staying at a hotel at 160 Cromwll Road, Kensington with his 26 year old wife. A member of Ipswich Art Club 1897-1902 and exhibited from 3 Scarsdale Studio's, Stratford Road, Kensington in 1898 'Alfred Slocombe, Esq. R.A.' and in 1900 'J. B. Fraser, Esq.', 'A Gem of the Deep' and 'Minnie' and in 1901 'Joy' and 'Day Dreams' all oils. He died at Kensington, London in 1935, aged 63.

Works by This Artist