DAY, Christine Louisa

1913 - 2002

As Christine Louisa Mattin, she was born at Woodbridge, Suffolk on 17 August 1913, daughter of Henry Mattin, a carpenter, and his wife Ellen née Bloyce, who married in Tendring district, Essex in 1911. Christine married at Woodbridge in 1938, Cyril Francis Osslier Day (9 May 1911-1988), a garage manager, and in 1939 were living at 15 Graham Road, Felixstowe, Suffolk. A member of the Ipswich Art Club from 1969 and exhibited from 2 Second Avenue, Trimley St Mary, near Ipswich, several sculptures including in 1968, two alabaster 'Basking Seals' and 'Fish Form', in 1971 two alabasters 'Three Fishes' and 'Madonna' and a driftwood sculpture 'Fish' and in 1973 she exhibited a ciment fondu figure 'Cathy'. She died at Ipswich on 20 February 2002.