Self Remembering Betty Rhind & F.V Ellis ; Beverley Shore Bennett; 1983; 2014.00...


Self Remembering Betty Rhind & F.V Ellis

About this object

Betty Rhind was an art teacher at Marsden Collegiate School. She was the first art teacher for Beverley Shore Bennett, and was a member of the Newlyn School in Cornwall in the early twentieth century.

Beverley Shore Bennett, portrait painter born in Wellington in 1928, began as a student of Betty Rhind, later continuing at Wellington Art School. In 1948, she joined the New Zealand Academy of Fine Arts, exhibiting there until 1967. Shore Bennett also went on to design stained glass, her first window was at the Holm memorial, designed and installed in 1969.


Beverley Shore Bennett

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Medium and Materials

Oil on board

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"bottom right B Shore Bennett 83
verso Born Wellington
Self Remembering Betty Rhind & F.V Ellis, Not for Sale, Oil"


600x 500 unframed
760 x 665 framed

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Bennett, Beverley Shore

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