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Hicks, George Elgarlocked

  • Susan P. Casteras


Hicks, George Elgar (1824–1914), genre painter, was born in Lymington, Hampshire, on 13 March 1824, the youngest son of Edward Hicks (1783/4–1861). His father rose from a cashier to become a partner in St Barbe and Co., the Lymington bank, from which he retired in 1840; he was made a county magistrate in 1843, and in 1837, 1841, and 1847 was mayor of ...

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