Artist biography

Margaret GERE b. 1878

Figure and flower painter. Born 23 August 1878 at Leamington Spa. Studied from 1897 at Birmingham School of Art under her brother Charles M. Gere. Spent the winter of 1901 in Florence and copied Piero della Francesca in tempera; studied at the Slade School 1905. First exhibition, with C. M. Gere, at the Carfax Gallery 1912. Exhibited at the N.E.A.C. from 1910; member 1925.

Published in:
Mary Chamot, Dennis Farr and Martin Butlin, The Modern British Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture, London 1964, I