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Carrington, Dora de Houghton (1893-1932), painter

Frances Partridge

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780192806871
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:
Carrington, Dora de Houghton (1893-1932), painter


Carrington, Dora de Houghton (1893-1932), painter, was born in Hereford on 29 March 1893, the second of the two daughters and fourth of the five children of Samuel Carrington, railway engineer, and his wife, Charlotte Houghton. When the family settled in Bedford, Dora went to Bedford high school, whose records ...

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