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Gertrude Des Clayes

 (1879 - 1949)
Gertrude Des Clayes was active/lived in Quebec / Canada, England, Scotland.  Gertrude Des Clayes is known for figure, genre and portrait painting.

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Gertrude Des Clayes


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GERTRUDE DES CLAYES

Born: Aberdeen, Scotland, 1879
Died: London, England, 1949

Biography synopsis
The middle Des Clayes sister was primarily a portrait painter, although she also painted florals and birds. Like her sister, Berthe, she lived in London from 1906-1912. While in England, she became a member of the National Portrait Society (1911). Gertrude moved to Montreal in 1912 and was elected to the Royal Canadian Academy two years later.

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About  Gertrude Des Clayes

Born:  1879 - Aberdeen, Scotland
Died:   1949 - London, England
Known for:  figure, genre and portrait painting