Frances Lennon

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Frances Lennon MBE
Frances Lennon 2006.jpg
Frances at home in February 2006
Frances Mooney

(1912-09-12)12 September 1912
Died24 January 2015(2015-01-24) (aged 102)
Manchester, England
Known forPainting
AwardsMember of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire
Honorary degrees from University of Salford and Manchester Metropolitan University

Frances Lennon, MBE (12 September 1912 – 24 January 2015) was an award winning British artist from Greater Manchester. She was best known for being the Official Artist of the 2002 Commonwealth Games. Her paintings have been described as "Lowry-esque, but with more humour".[1]

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  1. "Honorary degree for Games artist". BBC News. 14 July 2004. Retrieved 29 November 2008. Cite journal requires |journal= (help)