Margaret (Crilley) Clarke
(1884 - 1961)
Margaret (Crilley) Clarke was active/lived in United Kingdom, Ireland. Margaret Clarke is known for portrait, nude figure, florals and landscape painting, teaching.
Biography Margaret (Crilley) Clarke
Margaret Clarke RHA (1888-1961)
Portraitist, figure painter and landscape painter, the Irish artist
Margaret Clarke (nee Crilley) was born in County Down and won a
scholarship to the Dublin Metropolitan School of Art where she studied
under the great academic portrait artist William Orpen, becoming one of
his top students.
In October 1914 she married fellow artist Harry Clarke with whom she
spent several summers on the Aran Islands, along with the romantic
nationalist portrait and figure painter Sean Keating.
In 1911, Margaret Clarke entered the BBE National Art Competition and
won silver and bronze medals for her figure painting of female
nudes. In 1913, she won bronze in the nude figure categ
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