NORWICH ART CIRCLE

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Norwich Art Circle was formed in February 1885, held its first general meeting on 23 April and opened its first exhibition at its rooms in the Old Bank of England Chambers, Queen Street, Norwich on 14 September 1885 when they had 46 pictures on show. In 1927 it merged with the Woodpecker Art Club, originally Woodpecker Sketch Club [q.v.] formed in 1877, when renamed Norfolk and Norwich Art Circle. The 14 original exhibitors in 1885, both amateur and professional, were

Henry George Barwell - 1829-9 July 1898
Miss Minna Rose Bolingbroke - 1857-4 May 1939 [married 1894 Charles John Watson below]
Thomas Samuel Breeze - 30 November 1837-
Charles Clowes - 1837-11 March 1900
Edward Caselton Elliot [q.v.]
John Miller Marshall - died 1927 son of Peter Paul Miller below spent time in Australia
Peter Paul Marshall - c1830-1900
Miss Catherine Maude Nichols [q.v.]
Frederick Harington Ray - 17 February 1860-19 March 1919
James John Reeve - 1833-28 February 1920
Miller Smith - c1854-1937
Charles John Watson - 1846-2 November 1927 [husband of Minna Bolingbroke above]
Miss Helen Ann Wells - 1837-29 December 1915
Edward Preston Willins - 1853-7 May 1889