Stanhope Alexander Forbes

1857–1947

Stanhope Alexander Forbes, 'The Health of the Bride' 1889
The Health of the Bride 1889
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Stanhope Alexander Forbes RA (18 November 1857 – 2 March 1947), was an artist and a founding member of the influential Newlyn school of painters. He was often called 'the father of the Newlyn School'.

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