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Painter, printmaker and teacher, born in Piet Retief, South Africa. She studied at Goldsmiths’ College School of Art, 1954–9, then at S W Hayter’s Atelier 17 in Paris, and is mainly noted for her prints. She exhibited internationally and work is held by the British Museum, Victoria & Albert Museum, Metropolitan Museum in New York and other collections. RE member, elected RA, 1976. Was in charge of printmaking at Brighton College of Art, then taught at the Faculty of Fine Arts at Concordia University, Montreal, Canada. Latterly lived in Ottawa, Ontario. The City Gallery showed new works in 1997.
Text source: 'Artists in Britain Since 1945' by David Buckman (Art Dictionaries Ltd, part of Sansom & Company)