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Edith Rushworth / Edith Elliott  (1875-1949)


English artist, born Edith Rushworth to Joseph and Rebecca Rushworth on 16th Dec 1875 at Kippax (North Yorks). Married William Elliott on 20th Jun 1922 at Parish Church of All Saints, Leeds. Lived in Swaithe Hall, Worsbrough Dale (South Yorks), Guernsey, and Paignton (Devon). Died on 14th March 1949 at Royston (Herts). Painter of landscapes and still lifes, using watercolour and oils. As 'Edith Rushworth' she exhibited at the City Art Gallery (Leeds) in 1906 and the Royal Cambrian Academy (Wales). As 'Edith Elliott' she exhibited at the Paris Salon in 1932, 1938 & 1939.


Edith Elliott

Edith Elliott outside her house "Villa Blanc", Paignton




paintings by Edith Rushworth / Edith Elliott

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Edith Rushworth - cottage
? Uffington (1906)
(E Rushforth)
exhibited in City Art Gallery (Leeds?)
oils (awaiting restoration)

Edith Rushworth - Seascape
untitled - the Lizard Lighthouse (1910)
(E Rushforth)
xmas card for her future husband
water colour - 20.5 x 28 cm


Edith Rushworth - stag
untitled - stag standing in a lake
(E.R.)
water colour? - approx 9.5 x 12.5 cm


Edith Rushworth - snowy scene
untitled - snowy country scene
(Edith Rushworth)
water colour? - approx 9.5 x 12.5 cm


Edith Rushworth - seascape
(West Country seascape)
(E Elliott)
water colour - 8" x 5"


Edith Rushworth - seascape
(West Country seascape)
(Edith Elliott)
water colour - 8" x 5"

Edith Elliott - Grey Pearl

Grey Pearl (Edith Elliott)
oils
back of painting, with artist's details

Edith Elliott - Geraniums

Geraniums (Edith Elliott)
back of painting, with artist's details


Edith Elliott - cottage
Harvest Time (Edith Elliott)
exhibited Paris Salon, 1932
sepia photo postcard


Edith lliott - Guernsey seascape
untitled - Guernsey seascape
Edith Elliott
exhibited 1938

Edith lliott - Ploughing Pasture Land

Ploughing Pasture Land (Edith Elliott)
exhibited Paris Salon, 1938
water colour - black & white photo postcard
message side
(greetings to Marjorie Hirst, later Marjorie Baird,
born Marjorie Elliott, niece of William Elliott)


Edith Rushworth - rhododendrons


Rhododendrons (Edith Elliott)
exhibited Paris Salon, 1939
oils - black & white photo postcard
message side
(greetings to Marjorie & husband James Hirst)





photos from an album of Kathleen Whitehouse  (Kaye, nee Kathleen Elliott, niece of William Elliott)


Edith Elliott - Swaithe Hall 1932
Swaithe Hall - Summer 1932

individual photos -

'Uncle Billie & Auntie Edith'
'Uncle B'
'Cyril & Auntie'
'Uncle - Auntie & Kaye'
'Uncle - Auntie - Cyril'
'Uncle - Wolf - Auntie'

     William Elliott & Edith Elliott (Edie Elliott)

Cyril Whitehouse, husband to be of Kathleen Elliott
Kathleen Elliott (Kaye Elliott)

Wolf, William and Edith Elliott's dog

photos of Swaithe Hall

Swaithe Hall - entrance
entrance
    Swaithe Hall - hall and staircase
hall and staircase (c1926)
    Swaithe Hall - drawing room
drawing room (c1926)



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thanks to Jean Thompson for the photo of Edith Elliott, the Guernsey seascape,
   the photo postcard of Harvest Time and the colour photo of Swaithe Hall
thanks to Christopher Senior for the photo of "Uffington"
thanks to Brian Watkins for the scans of the stag and the snowy country scene
thanks to Arwyn Rees for photos of the West Country seascapes
thanks to crispian brown for the photos of "Grey Pearl"
thanks to Nick Crompton for the photos of "Geraniums"
comments to weed@wussu.com
revised 20 August 2016
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