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Marian Ellis ROWAN

Also known as: RYAN, Ellis

Born: 30/07/1848

Died: 4/10/1922

Additional Information:

Botanical artist.  Painter of wild flowers.  Explorer and nature lover.


Resources

  • References

    Hazzard, Margaret.  (date unknown).  A Woman Ahead of Her Time.  The Australia, 32-38.


  • References

    Mckay, Judith.  (1997).  Brilliant Careers:  Women Collectors And Illustrators In Queensland.  Queensland:  Queensland Museum.  pp 14-15.


  • References

    Johnson, Rosemary.  (date unknown).  Ellis Rowan:  Adventures of a flower hunter.  Australian Heritage, 60-66.


  • References

    Spencer, Rita.  (25 May 1984).  Ellis Rowan:  Explorer, painter, nature-lover.  Family Circle, 93-94.


  • Image - Ellis Rowan

    Ellis Rowan (c1847-1922) with her mother Marian Ryan, and sisters Mabel and Blanche Ryan in the garden at Derriweit Heights, Mount Macedon, circa 1885.

    Wikimedia Commons: File:Ellis Rowan19.jpg


  • Image - Ellis Rowan

    National Library of Australia Memorial portrait of Mrs Ellis Rowan, flower painter and authoress [picture] Date: 31/12/18 4:40 PM https://nla.gov.au:443/tarkine/nla.obj-134351633 Out of Copyright Reason for copyright status: Creator Date of Death is Before 1955

    National Library of Australia


  • Image - Ellis Rowan

    National Library of Australia [Portrait of Ellis Rowan] [picture] Date: 31/12/18 4:46 PM http://nla.gov.au:80/tarkine/nla.obj-135323081 Out of Copyright Reason for copyright status: Creator Date of Death is Before 1955

    National Library of Australia