Miss Lily Taylor
Born 1875 (Circa)
Active: 1898 - 1900
Country of birth and death: England
Art metal worker, wood carver
Born in Leeds, Yorkshire. Her younger sister Hetty (born c.1876 in Leeds) was also an art metal worker and wood carver. They were the daughters of Samuel Taylor, who ran a chemist's c.1901.
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Exhibitions, Meetings, Awards and other Events
Exhibited at Leeds City Art Gallery, The Spring Exhibition, 1898
Exhibited at Leeds City Art Gallery, Arts & Crafts Exhibition, 1900
Descriptions of Practice
Occupation given in Census Returns of England and Wales, 1901
'Art Metal Worker & Woodcarver' working on own account at home here sister Hetty is listed with the same occupation
Catalogue of the Arts & Crafts Exhibition 1900
Cat. No. 45, pp. 67, 81
Catalogue of the Spring Exhibition, The City Art Gallery, Leeds 1898
Cat. Nos. 238, 239, 245, 246, pp. 27, 75
Census Returns of England and Wales, 1901
Class: RG13; Piece: 4232; Folio: 5; Page: 1
Citing this record
'Miss Lily Taylor', Mapping the Practice and Profession of Sculpture in Britain and Ireland 1851-1951, University of Glasgow History of Art and HATII, online database 2011 [http://sculpture.gla.ac.uk/view/person.php?id=msib5_1207235908, accessed 27 Feb 2015]