Mitchell, Lillias

  • Reference Code:IE/NIVAL AR/1626
  • First Name: Lillias
  • Last Name: Mitchell
  • Variant Names: Mitchell, Helen Lillias
  • Gender: Female
  • Date of Birth: 01/01/1915
  • Date of Death: 31/12/2000
  • Nationality: Irish
  • Area Of Practice:
    • Craft
    • Painting
    • Sculpture
  • Artwork Type Technique:
    • Woven Textiles
    • Oil Painting
    • Watercolour
    • Sculpture
    • Tapestry
  • Abstract/Figurative: Abstract
  • Interests:
    • Religion
  • Size: 14
  • Physical Location: Artist Files Collection

Awards

1940 Taylor Art Award, RDS

Notes

set up Department for Spinning, Dyeing & Weaving in NCAD in 1951 where she taught until retirement in 1980 founded Irish Guild of Spinners, Weavers & Dyers, 1975 elected member RHA, 1979 1993 Honorary member, Royal Dublin Society file includes private correspondence

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