HINE, Victoria Susanna

1840 - 1926

As Victoria Susanna[h] Colkett, she was born at St Georgeís Tombland, Norwich, Norfolk on 25 May 1840, daughter of Norwich School artist Samuel David Colkett (1806-1863) and his wife Hamutal née Brook (1810-1893), who married at St Pancras Old Church, London on 4 August 1830. Victoria studied at Norwich School of Art and was a landscape painter who painted many views of Cambridge colleges, and exhibited under her maiden name 1859-1874 before her marriage to Harry Hine then under her married name of Mrs Harry Hine 1876-1893. An Associate of the Royal Society of Painter-Etchers and Engravers 1887 and as Mrs Victoria S. Hine, a member of the Norfolk & Norwich Art Circle in 1889 from St Albans. As Miss V. S. Colkett she exhibited at the Royal Academy from Trumpington Street, Cambridge in 1870 'Chingford Old Church' and as Victoria Hine exhibited at Dudley Gallery; Dowdeswell Galleries; Manchester City Art Gallery; New Gallery; two works at the Royal Society of British Artists 1882 and 1889, and twelve works at the Royal Institute of Painters in Water Colour and the Society of Women Artists, from London in 1880, St Albanís 1881 and 1905, Stevenage, Hertfordshire in 1905 and from Botesdale, Suffolk from 1908, her works included 'Pear Tree Cottage, Eastbourne', 'Steps Street, Bristol' and 'Dark's Farm, Tunbridge'. In 1881, living at Holywell Hill, St Alban's, Hertfordshire before moving to Pulborough House, Botesdale, Suffolk about 1906. She was of Pulborough House, Botesdale, Suffolk when she died in Suffolk District Asylum, Melton, Woodbridge, Suffolk on 20 June 1926, aged 86.

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