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Elizabeth Adela Armstrong Stanhope Forbes

 (1859 - 1912)
Elizabeth Adela Armstrong Stanhope Forbes was active/lived in Ontario, New York / United Kingdom, Canada, England.  Elizabeth Forbes is known for fishing genre, child figure and landscape painting, drypoints, teaching.

Biography  
Elizabeth Adela Armstrong Stanhope Forbes


The following information is from the Canadian Women Artists History Initiative
http://cwahi.concordia.ca/sources/artists/displayArtist.php?ID_artist=18

Elizabeth Armstrong Forbes
Born :Kingston, Ontario, 1859
Died: Newlyn, Cornwall, 1912

Biography synopsis

As a young girl Elizabeth Adela Stanhope Forbes (née Armstrong) studied at the South Kensington Art Schools. She returned to Canada and studied at the Art Students League (1877-80) with William Chase, who encouraged her to study in Munich with Frank Duveneck and J. Frank Currier, and she went from there to Pont-Aven, Brittany, in 1882.
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About  Elizabeth Adela Armstrong Stanhope Forbes

Born:  1859 - Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Died:   1912 - Newlyn, Cornwall, England
Known for:  fishing genre, child figure and landscape painting, drypoints, teaching