Sheila Girling 1924–2015

Painter and widow of artist Anthony Caro dies

Sheila Girling Amber Scent, 1998, New Art Centre, Roche Court

Sheila Girling, painter and widow of late artist Anthony Caro died at the weekend, aged 90, The Art Newspaper has reported. Girling, who employed a strong use of colour and texture in her work, and who was also an influence on her husband's work (they shared a studio complex in Camden in London for many years) exhibited in both London and New York and was a regular exhibitor at The Royal Academy's Summer Exhibitions.

Annely Juda Fine Art, London will be holding a memorial exhibition in September this year.

18 February 2015