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HARRISON, Mary R. (1788 - 1875), Painter, watercolourist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
HARRISON, Mary R. (1788 - 1875), Painter, watercolourist

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British, 19th century, female.

Active in Liverpool.

Born 1788, in Liverpool; died 25 November 1875, in London.

Painter, watercolourist. Flowers.

Mary Harrison was the wife of George Henry Harrison and the mother of William and Frederick Harrison, who were also painters. She often painted wild flowers and exhibited regularly at the New Water-Colour Society, of which she became a member.

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