Died: 15/4/1867Special Achievements:
1856 - First Australian born woman to have an International professional career as a painter.
Republican and close associate of Daniel Henry Deniehy (for more information on Deniehy, see http://adb.anu.edu.au/biograph...).
Travelled to Rome to study art.
Produced first major work in 1859.
Wrote patriotic prose and verse for the Sydney press.
Designed (1855) a banner and presented it to the Volunteer Corps of New South Wales.
More information can be found in "The Great Republic of The Southern Seas, Republicans in Nineteenth Century Australia"by Audrey Oldfield, published by Hale and Ironmonger, 1999.