Kathleen Sylvester Le Clerc Fowle (Alverstoke 1903 - 1993)
Oil on canvas 25* 21 inches (62,5*51 cm)
Framed 31,5 *28 inches (80*71 cm)
Kathleen Sylvester Le Clerc Fowle was born in 1903 and was predominantly inspired by the 1920s. It was a time of recovery and introspection after the horrors of the First World War, which saw important shifts in politics. Surrealism grew throughout the 1920s and 1930s, with a focus on the human unconscious - an essential idea of Freudian theory. Le Clerc Fowle was born at Haslar in Hampshire. She attended the Slade School of Art and also received some private tuition. She showed at the Royal Academy of Arts among others.