1936 - ?

Brian Lilley

Brian C. Lilley, was born at Stowmarket, Suffolk in 1936, son of Cecil Albert Lilley (1907-1973) and his wife Nellie née Good (1907-1968), who married at Tendring, Essex in 1932. Brian was educated at Stowmarket Grammar School, where his interest in art was first encouraged. Brian works mainly in watercolour but he is just as skilful in pastels and oils and specialises in local scenes, especially Suffolk villages. A founder member of Stowmarket Art Club, holding the 'Portway Cup' for the best picture in the 1979 Stowmarket exhibition also exhibiting at Christchurch Mansion, Ipswich an oil 'Framlingham Horse Fair'. In 1980 he exhibited at the Ipswich Art Club from 20 Finningham Road, Old Newton, Sudbury, Suffolk, two paintings 'Woodbridge Horse Fair' and 'Town Steps, Aldeburgh' and exhibited from Katoomba, Chapel Road, Stowmarket, Suffolk at the 'Visions of Sudbury' show at St Peter's church, Sudbury in 2013, a watercolour 'Village Times, Chelsworth'. Brian married in the Hartismere district of Suffolk in 1965, Georgina Debenham.

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