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HERMES, Gertrude (1901 - 1983), Sculptor, engraver, illustrator

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
HERMES, Gertrude (1901 - 1983), Sculptor, engraver, illustrator

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British, 20th century, female.

Born 18 August 1901, in Bromley (Kent); died 1983.

Sculptor, engraver, illustrator. Figures, portraits, animals. Busts.

London Group.

Gertrude Hermes first trained at the Beckenham School of Art from 1919 to 1920, and then in Hammersmith between 1921 and 1925 at the famous art school directed by Leon Underwood. She began work as an engraver in 1922, and as

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