Clara Murray (Gascoyne) Hawkes
(1861 - 1930)
Clara Murray (Gascoyne) Hawkes was active/lived in England, India. Clara Hawkes is known for portrait painting.
Biography Clara Murray (Gascoyne) Hawkes
Hawkes, Clara Murray (1861-1930)
Born Bombay, India. Parents Francis and Clara (Williams) Hawkes
Married name was Gascoyne
After 1880, lived in Kensington, England
According to family lore, and the painting currently held in the family, she painted a copy of the painting by Rogier Van Der Weyden – The Magdalene – to gain entry into the Royal Academy of Art in London.
After 1920, lived in Hammersmith, England
Death 11 march, 1930 Middlesex, England
Information from Ancestry.com.
Submitted by Edward P. Bentley, Art Researcher and Historian, Greenville, Michigan.