Dame Eileen Rosemary Mayo

Eileen Mayo/ Dame Eileen Rosemary Mayo

United Kingdom 1906 - 1994

Photography, Painting

Eileen Mayo
Dame Eileen Rosemary Mayo
Female
United Kingdom
1906

Dame Eileen Rosemary Mayo (11 September 1906 – 4 January 1994) was an English-born artist and designer who worked in England, Australia and New Zealand in almost every available medium — drawings, woodcuts, lithographs on stone and tempera, tapestry and silk screening. In addition to being a printmaker, illustrator, calligrapher and muralist, she designed coins, stamps, tapestry and posters, and wrote and illustrated eight books on natural science.