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Soyer [née Jones], (Elizabeth) Emmalocked

  • Charlotte Yeldham


Soyer [née Jones], (Elizabeth) Emma (1813–1842), portrait and figure painter, was born in London. Little is known of her parents, other than the fact that her father died in 1818 and her mother remarried in 1820 and died in 1839. A precocious child who learned French and Italian and excelled in music, she devoted herself to art after early exclusive instruction from the Flemish painter ...

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