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Elizabeth Blackadder
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Born in Falkirk, Stirlingshire
Born on 24th of September 1931

Born 1931 - Scottish painter.

Studied at Edinburgh University and Edinburgh College of Art. Best known for her still life work. First Scottish woman painter elected to full membership of Royal Academy (1976) and Royal Scottish Academy (1972). Awarded OBE in 1982.

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