Mounted original watercolour painting of a fairytale scene. Signed by the artist, Patience Arnold in 1974 in the lower left corner.
Margaret Chapman (1940 – 2000) was born in Darwen, Lancashire. She was an illustrator and painter. She started painting at an early age and studied at Liverpool College of Art alongside Stuart Sutcliffe and John Lennon.
Chapman often painted in oil and gouache of street scenes usually in the north of England. Her work was often reproduced as limited edition prints and sold all over the world.
In 1978 she published a book of her paintings called ‘When Steak was a Shilling a Pound’, which included her own thoughts on the Edwardian period.
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