Jessie Pollitt (1855-1939)

 

Jessie Pollitt (1855-1939)
English Golden Age Illustration painter ;
J. Pollitt ;
[Born April 25, 1855 in Manchester, Lancashire, England – died February 28, 1939 in Brighton, Sussex, England]

 

FAD record control number: 58197 ;

Record level: Person ;

Record type: Artist ;

 

Jessie Pollitt (1855-1939) biography:

Birth: April 25, 1855 in Manchester, Lancashire, England ;
Death: February 28, 1939 in Brighton, Sussex, England ;
Sex: Female ;
Ethnicity: White ; 
Zodiac:
Taurus ;

Known for: Book illustrations ;
Medium: Oil ;
Technique: Painting ;
Subjects: Genre ; illustration ;

Areas: Manchester, Lancashire, England ; Brighton, Sussex, England ;
Region: Europe ;
Lived: 60 King Street, Lancashire, England (1886) ;
Father: Thomas Pollitt (1826-?) ;
Mother: Elizabeth G Pollitt (1841-?) ;
Relatives: Julia (Robinson) Pollitt (1847-1912), sister-in-law, also a talented artist ;
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Training: Manchester School of Art, Manchester, England ;
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Member: Manchester Society of Women Painters, Manchester, England, associate (1877) ;
Exhibited with: Manchester School of Art, Manchester, England (1877, 1883) ; Manchester Society of Women Painters, Manchester, England (1877, 1882) ; Salmagundi Club, New York, NY, as a non-member (1882, 1883) ; Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts, Glasgow, Scotland (1878) ;
Awards: Manchester School of Art, Manchester, England, Goadsby prize (1877) ;

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Notes: Part of a tight knit family of painters located in Manchester, England ;

 

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Document information

Document permalink:
http://fineartdatabase.org/artist/?p=58197

Digital-born document number:
FAD.2020.58197

Digital document provenance:
Original compiled and researched document by the Fine Art Database, 266 West 21st Street, New York, NY.

Document license:
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Image license:
The author of this artwork died more than 70 years ago. According to U.S. Copyright Law, copyright expires 70 years after the author’s death. In other countries, legislation may differ.

Record birth date:
April 12, 2020

Last updated: May 11, 2020 at 15:29 pm

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