(c.1874 - 1943)
Isabel Codrington was active/lived in United Kingdom. Isabel Codrington is known for figure, genre, landscape painting.
Biography Isabel Codrington
Isabel Codrington Pyke Nott was born at Bydown, Swimbridge, near Barnstaple in Devon, the daughter of the local squire. Both parents were artistic - her mother wrote and painted, and her father was an amateur playwright. In 1883 they and their three sons and two daughters moved to London and two years later Isabel and her elder sister, Evelyn Eunice, were sent to the Hastings and St Leonards schools of art where their drawing talents were nurtured. This was followed by a year at St John's Wood Art School, in preparation for the Royal Academy Schools, which Isabel entered in 1889, at the age of fifteen.
The precocious Miss Pyke Nott won two medals for her work at the schools and began to exhibit. Despite the rise ofChristie's Auction House
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