Artist biography

Mary POTTER b. 1900

Landscape and still-life painter. Born 9 April 1900 at Beckenham, Kent. Studied at the Slade School 1918–21, winning a Slade Scholarship 1919. Exhibited with the N.E.A.C. from 1922, under her maiden name of Mary (originally Marian) Attenborough, and the London Group from 1929, member 1938; member of the 7 & 5 Society 1922–3. First one-man show at the Bloomsbury Gallery 1931. Married to Stephen Potter 1927–55. Lives at Aldeburgh, Suffolk.

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