Hall, Edna Clarke (nee Waugh 1879-1979): Denis and Laura Bowden, Gillan Creek (verso a figure), watercolour and pencil, 31 x 26 cms.
About the Artist
Born Edna Waugh in Shipbourne, Kent, she was a draughtsman, watercolourist, etcher, lithographer, illustrator and poet. She studied at Slade School of Art in London and married Sir William Clarke Hall in 1899. Her first solo-exhibition was at the Redfern Gallery in 1924. She made a number of illustrations for ‘Wuthering Heights’ but the series was never completed or published.