Denise Bates – Cats at Cowdes

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Signed: With initials, D.E.B. (bottom left). Tempera on panel. Framed and glazed. Provenance: Sarah Samuels gallery label on reverse of frame; originally priced at £950.

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Panel: 15 7/8 in x 11 7/8 in. (45 cm x 30.5 cm.)

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Frame: 21 5/8 in x x 17 5/8 in. (55 cm x 45 cm.)


Bates, Denise (1928-2001)

Painter, Muralist and needlework designer who attended Liverpool College of Art, 1946-48, then Byam Shaw School, 1948-53, gaining Award of Merit, 1952. She showed in mixed exhibitions at the RA, RCA, NEAC,RMS, Patricia Wells Gallery in Thornbury, Paris Salon and elswhere. Denise also held a number of solo exhibitions in Cheshire, where she lived at Malpas. She carried out mural commissions for S S Sylvania, the Imperial Institute and elsewhere; tempera commissions for Bunbury Church in Cheshire and Newport Church, Shropshire; and several church needlework designs. Lived at Haughton Thorn, near Tarporley, Cheshire.