HINE, Harry (1845-1941)

1845 - 1941

Harry Hine

Henry William Hine, was born at St Pancras, London on 27 February 1845, son of Henry George Hine, illustrator on 'Punch' and 'Illustrated London News', and his wife Mary Ann Eliza née Egerton (1817-1901), who married at Lambeth in 1840. Educated at North London Collegiate and Philological School and was a mate in the merchant navy but by 1871, a 26 year old general draughtsman, living at 26 Park Road, Hampstead, London with his parents, 59 year old Henry, a landscape painter, and 54 year old Mary, born Finsbury, London and his seven siblings, including 29 year old Mary Esther (1842-1872), a figure painter, and 19 year old William Egerton (1851-1926), a clerk, all born at St Pancras. Harry, as he was known, studied at Accrington School of Art, the Royal Cambrian Academy and Académie Julien in Paris. A landscape painter and elected an Associate of Royal Institute of Painters in Water Colour in 1879 and the Royal Institute of Oil Painters in 1883. He married at Hampstead in 1874, Victoria Susannah Colkett, Victoria Susanna Hine and in 1881, still Henry, living at Holywell Hill, St Albans, Hertfordshire with his wife Victoria. He exhibited at the Royal Academy from 24 Park Road, Haverstock Hill in 1873 'At Leigh, Essex', in 1874 'Hill of Howth near Dublin' and 'Old Eastbourne, Sussex', from 4 Steele Terrace, Haverstock Hill in 1875 'Old Place, Pulborough', 'Widow Ray, Beds.' and 'Midhurst, Sussex', from Verulum Road, St Albans in 1877 'St Albans Abbey', in 1878 'Durham Cathedral', from 27 Holywell Hill, St Albans in 1892 'Mount Orgueil, Jersey' and from Stevenage, Hertfordshire in 1897 'Lincoln Minster, from the Lindum Road' also showing at Birmingham Royal Society of Artists; Dudley Gallery; Dowdeswell Galleries; Fine Art Society; Glasgow Institute of Fine Arts; Liverpool Walker Art Gallery; Leicester Gallery; Manchester City Art Gallery; New Gallery; two water colours at the Royal Society of British Artists, in 1875 ‘Sea Coast, Sussex’ and in 1884 ‘Between Amalfie and Salerno’; Royal Hibernian Society, and over 150 works at the Royal Institute of Painters in Water Colour, Royal Institute of British Painters and the Royal Scottish Society of Painters in Water Colour, from Botesdale, Suffolk in 1906. In 1891, now Harry, was still living in St Albans with his wife and was still there in 1901 but by 1911, as William Henry, had moved Pulborough House, Botesdale, Suffolk, a 66 year old landscape painter with his 70 year old wife Victoria Susanna, a painter & etcher, and a sister-in-law 75 year old Emily Louisa Colkett, and kept a servant. As Henry William otherwise Harry Hine, he died at Pulborough House, Botesdale on 20 October 1941, aged 97. He signed his works 'Harry Hine'.

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