Lot 659: Margaret Hebe (Maisie) Waite (1907-1886) Gum Trees
October 24, 2007
Newbury, United Kingdom
Description: Margaret Hebe (Maisie) Waite (1907-1886) Gum Trees and Outhouses at Irene, near Pretoria Watercolour Signed lower left 37.5cm x 56cm Exhibited: 'Edward Wilkins Waite RBA 1854-1924, a Loan Exhibition', Guildford House Gallery, Guildford, 1986, no128 Margaret (Maisie) Hebe Waite (1907-1986) was the daughter of Harold Waite (lots...). Born in Kent, she studied at the Sidney Cooper School of Art in Canterbury before going to study in Paris. For most of her career she taught art at Kingsmead School in Johannesburg and these two watercolurs are from this period.