Mrs J W Pauline Boumphrey
Other names: Pauline Firth, Pauline Firth Haworth
Died 25 January 1959
Active: 1927 - 1945
Country of birth and death: United States
Born in the USA. There are references online to works from 1908 by Boumphrey being sold at auction, so presume she was already professionally active by this date. She may have first become resident in the UK in 1927 (see reference from UK passenger lists below). A folder of information is held at the Smithsonian Institution http://www.siris.si.edu/ (Location: Art & Artist files at the Smithsonian American Art Museum/ National Portrait Gallery Library)
Wealth at death: £4,733 11s. 6d.
Effects in England
Probate date: 7 July 1960
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From the Hills
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Resident at this address at the time of her death.
Exhibitions, Meetings, Awards and other Events
Exhibited at Manchester Academy of Fine Arts, Eighty-Third Spring Exhibition, 1942
'Design for a Memorial to the Women and Children Killed by Enemy Action, 1939-1942'
Exhibited at Manchester Academy of Fine Arts, 80th Spring Exhibition, 1939
Exhibited at Manchester Academy of Fine Arts, 75th Spring Exhibition, 1934
'The Top of the Hill: Lady Nuttall'
Exhibited at Manchester Academy of Fine Arts, 76th Spring Exhibition, 1935
Exhibited at Manchester Academy of Fine Arts, 79th Spring Exhibition, 1938
Exhibited at The Royal Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts Seventy-Fourth Annual Exhibition, 1935
Exhibited at The Exhibition of the Royal Academy of Arts (Summer Exhibition), 1768-
1927 - 1937
Exhibited 7 times, between one and two works each time, all in bronze.
Institutional and Business Connections
Member of Manchester Academy of Fine Arts
Catalogue of the 75th Spring Exhibition, Manchester Academy of Fine Arts, 1934
Cat. No. 262, pp. 1, 41, 44
Catalogue of the 76th Spring Exhibition, Manchester Academy of Fine Arts, 1935
Cat. No. 317, pp. 1, 49, 51
Catalogue of the 79th Spring Exhibition, Manchester Academy of Fine Arts, 1938
Cat. Nos. 350, 358, 360, pp. 3, 51, 52, 54
Catalogue of the 80th Spring Exhibition, Manchester Academy of Fine Arts, 1939
Cat. Nos. 339, 342, 343, pp. 1, 47, 48, 51
Catalogue of the Eighty-Third Spring Exhibition, Manchester Academy of Fine Arts, 1942
Cat. No. 246, p. 21
England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations),1858-1966
Name: Pauline Boumphrey Probate Date: 7 Jul 1960 Death Date: 25 Jan 1959 Death Place: USA Registry: London, England
The Royal Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts, 1861-1989. Volume 1, A-D. A Dictionary of Exhibitors at the Annual Exhibitions of the Royal Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts, 1990 The Royal Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts, 1861-1989
UK Incoming Passenger Lists, 1878-1960
Arrived at Southampton, England from New York, New York on the \'Majestic\' (the White Star Line). Class: BT26; Piece: 858; Item: 57 1927
Citing this record
'Mrs J W Pauline Boumphrey', 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=msib6_1203433455, accessed 28 Mar 2015]