ASKEW, Felicity Katherine Sarah

1894 - ?

Felicity Katherine Sarah Askew, was born at Chelsea, London on 19 December 1894, daughter of Scottish born John Bertram Askew (1869-) and his wife Frederick Louisa née Dallas (1867-1918), who married at St George Hanover Square, London in 1893. A pupil of German sculptor Max Kruse (1854-1942), artist William Frank Calderon (1865-1943) and Italian sculptor Ernesto Bazzaro (1859-1937). A painter, sculptor and black & white artist she spent seven years in horse racing stables and lived at Prospect House Studio, Newmarket, Suffolk. She exhibited at the Paris Salon; Permanenta, Milan; Goupil Gallery; Grosse Berliner Kunstausstelling; Walker Art Gallery and the Society of Scottish Artists. 1923-1927 she was living at Castle Hills, Berwick-on-Tweed where she exhibited her works, including in 1924 at Dodd's Gallery in Berwick-on-Tweed and in several galleries in the North of England and in Scotland. She then seems to have taken up acting and appeared in several plays in Scotland in the mid 1950s.




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