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Hilda Marlin

 (1908 - 2006)
Hilda Van Stockum Marlin was active/lived in New York / Netherlands, United Kingdom.  Hilda Marlin is known for book illustrations, still life painting, writing.

Hilda Marlin

The following information was submitted in November of 2006 by her son John:

Hilda Gerarda van Stockum was born in Rotterdam in 1908.  Her father, Abraham Jan van Stockum, was a naval officer and her mother, Olga Emily Boissevain, was the daughter of Charles Boissevain, a prominent Dutch newspaper editor.

As a child, van Stockum grew up in Ireland and the Netherlands and traveled with her family to France, Switzerland, and the East Indies.  Constantly filling notebooks with stories and pictures, she wrote and illustrated a book for her younger brother, Willem, when she was five.

In 1932, in Dublin, van Stockum married the roommate at Trinity College of her brother Willem (a medal-winning mathematician famed among time  ...  Displaying 750 of 3541 characters.

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About  Hilda Marlin

Born:  1908 - Rotterdam, Holland
Died:   2006 - Berkhamsted, United Kingdom
Known for:  book illustrations, still life painting, writing