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GREENAWAY, Kate (1846 - 1901), Painter, watercolourist, engraver, illustrator

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
GREENAWAY, Kate (1846 - 1901), Painter, watercolourist, engraver, illustrator

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British, 19th century, female.

Born 17 March 1846, in Hoxton, London; died 7 November 1901, in Hampstead, London.

Painter, watercolourist, engraver, illustrator. Portraits, genre scenes.

Kate Greenaway was the daughter of John Greenaway and was one of the most popular illustrators of children's books in the 19th century. She won several prizes and medals awarded by the South Kensington School of Art. She

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