Ruth Collet...
Works in stock Ruth Collet (1909-2001) was a well known painter and printmaker of landscapes, figure subjects and interiors. Born in Hertfordshire she studied at the Slade School in London under Wilson Steer and Henry Tonks, and later in Paris under S W Hayter. Ruth Collet exhibited at the Royal Academy from 1938, at the New English Art Club from 1944, also with the London Group and Women's International Art Club, and at the Goupil and Leicester Galleries etc. In her early years she was associated with the East London Group and showed with them in the 1930s under her maiden name of Ruth Salaman. Her work is held by the Israeli Embassy in London and by the Ben Uri Art Society. Ruth Collet lived in Highgate in the 1930s and later in Northwood, Middlesex for many years.