Mary McEvoy 1870–1941
Painter of interiors with figures and, later, of flowers and portraits. Born 22 October 1870 in Freshford, Somerset, daughter of Colonel Spencer Edwards. Studied at the Slade School. Married Ambrose McEvoy 1902. Exhibited at the N.E.A.C. and Chenil Galleries 1900–6. Resumed painting after her husband's death and exhibited at the R.A. 1928–37. Died in London 4 November 1941.
Mary Chamot, Dennis Farr and Martin Butlin, The Modern British Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture, London 1964, II