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GILL, Madge (1882 - 1961), Draughtswoman (ink)

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
GILL, Madge (1882 - 1961), Draughtswoman (ink)

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British, 20th century, female.

Born 1882, in London; died 1961, in London.

Draughtswoman (ink).

Outsider Art.

An illegitimate child, Madge was placed in an orphanage at 8 years of age. She married her cousin Thomas Gill in 1907 and suffered from a number of personal tragedies including the loss one of her three children in infancy and the sight in her left eye following the stillbirth

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