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I noticed today that there are a couple of Edith Bell paintings hanging in the Community Centre (first room on the left, behind the office).

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i am edith bell's grand son and my mother her daughter still lives in csp - what do you want to know?
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yes there are paintings by edith bell and she sold many around the 1960's and 70's
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yes the same lady on the old site of gravel hill school and my mother opened it in her name!
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it is the same person  - she is my grand mother
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yes you are right - she is my grand mother!!
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 a few hundred maybe but some have sold for more

from her grandson
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she was the founder member of the arts society and set it up!!
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love to see it and maybe buy it of you as she was my grandmother and i do not have any of here paintings!
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Originally posted by stevejarrett stevejarrett wrote:

i am edith bell's grand son and my mother her daughter still lives in csp - what do you want to know?
 
And my other half was one of your mum's bridesmaids...
 
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