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Olive Cook

 (born 1916)
Olive Cook is active/lives in United Kingdom.  Olive Cook is known for painting.

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Olive Cook was an artist, historian and writer, born in Cambridge on February 20, 1912 and educated at Perse School for Girls and Newnham College, where she studied modern languages.  After working at the National Gallery, she began painting and after the war she wrote the publications 'Suffolk' (1948), 'Cambridgeshire: aspects of a county' (1953), and 'Breckland' (1956) about the surrounding countryside.

In 1954 Olive married the photographer and architect Edwin Smith and together they produced publications around English architecture; Smith's photographs complimenting Cook's in depth historical writing.  Olive and Edwin moved to Saffron Walden in 1962, first living on the corner o   ...  Displaying 750 of 1929 characters.

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