Mary GOW 1851–1929
Painter of genre, especially of children. Born 25 December 1851 in London, daughter of James Gow, painter, and sister of Andrew Carrick Gow, R.A. Studied at Heatherley's School. Exhibited at the R.B.A. from 1869, at the R.A. from 1873, and at the New Gallery. Member of the R.I. 1875–1903. Married Sidney Prior Hall 1907. Died in London 27 May 1929.
Mary Chamot, Dennis Farr and Martin Butlin, The Modern British Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture, London 1964, I