Bowley, Ada Leonora (F)

b. 1867. d. 1954. Nationality: English.
Illustrator and book decorator (including ornaments for periodicals). Alternative signatures: “ALB” and “A. L. Bowley”. Sister of May Bowley. Both women were educated at Blackheath School of Art and later produced art for postcard manufacturers such as Raphael Tuck. Friends with Edith Nesbit. Biographical information: Houfe 239; Eleanor Fitzsimons, *The Life and Loves of E. Nesbit: Victorian Iconoclast, Children’s Author, and Creator of *The Railway Children**, Abrams Press, 2019, p. 142. (AC, CC)

Poems associated with this person

Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
May 1892-05 Atalanta Illustrator 2193
November 1892-11 Atalanta Illustrator 2234
May 1893-05 Atalanta Illustrator 2265
“The God of love & benedicite” 1895-03 Atalanta Illustrator 2331