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GOW, Mary or Mary Louisa (1851 - 1929), Painter, watercolourist, draughtswoman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
GOW, Mary or Mary Louisa (1851 - 1929), Painter, watercolourist, draughtswoman

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British, 19th – 20th century, female.

Born 1851, in Truro (Cornwall); died 1929, in London.

Painter, watercolourist, draughtswoman. Portraits, genre scenes.

Mary Gow was the sister of Andrew Carrick Gow. She studied at the Queen's Square School of Art and at the Heatherley School. She exhibited at the Royal Academy from 1873 to 1885 and also at the Royal Institute of Painters in Watercolours,

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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