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Peggy Angus (1904-1993), Painter

Margaret MacGregor ('Peggy') Angus

Sitter in 1 portrait
Artist of 2 portraits
Peggy Angus, artist and educator, was born in Chile but spent most of her childhood in London. At the age of seventeen, she won a scholarship to the Royal College of Art in London. First and foremost a painter, she became best known for her crafts, designing tiles and creating hand-printed wallpaper from carved linoleum blocks. She taught art for many years at the North London Collegiate School for Girls.

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John Piper

by Margaret MacGregor ('Peggy') Angus
pencil, crayon and wash, 1937
On display at Towner, Eastbourne, UK in the exhibition 'Peggy Angus: Designer, Teacher, Painter'
NPG 6545