Gladys HYNES

Gladys HYNES
1888
1958

Born at Indore, India, she studied first at the London School of Art before coming to Cornwall to study at the FORBES SCHOOL (c1906), remaining until 1914 when she returned to London.  Buckman comments that among her most notable works were the illustrations she created for Ezra Pound's Cantos (published by J Rodker).

She lived at Penmorvah, Alexandra Road in Penzance.  Her permanent home was in London.

media

Sculptor, figure painter and draughtsman

works and access

Works include: Birds of paradise; The Fowler (col pl in Hardie 2009)

Access to work: Painting (on stalls), St Hilary Church, Cornwall

exhibitions

RA

 RI

LG

London Salon

Paris Salon

NAG

references

Benezit

Buckman (2006) Dictionary of Artists in Britain since 1945

Green (2002) Posing the Model

Hardie (1995) 100 Years in Newlyn: Diary of a Gallery

Hardie (2009) Artists in Newlyn and West Cornwall

Johnson & Greutzner (1975) Dictionary of British Artists;