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KING, Jessie Marion (1875 - 1949), Draughtswoman, illustrator

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
KING, Jessie Marion (1875 - 1949), Draughtswoman, illustrator

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British, 20th century, female.

Born 20 March 1875, in Bearsden (near Glasgow); died 4 August 1949, in Kirkcudbright.

Draughtswoman, illustrator.

Jessie M. King trained at Glasgow School of Art. She taught book decoration at the same school from 1899 to 1908, the year in which she married the painter Ernest Archibald Taylor. She won a bursary enabling her to travel in France and Italy, and lived

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