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Forbes [née Armstrong], Elizabeth Adelalocked

(1859–1912)
  • Melissa Hardie-Budden

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Forbes [née Armstrong], Elizabeth Adela (1859–1912), artist, was born on 29 December 1859 near Ottawa, Canada, the youngest of three, and only daughter of William Robertson Armstrong (d. c.1873), civil servant, and his wife, Frances, née Hawksley (1816–1897). Following drawing tutorials at home, at the age of fourteen ...

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