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Potter, Beatrix

Beatrix Potter was born on July 28, 1866 in South Kensington, London. She and her brother Bertram were raised, educated, and fed by a governess in an attic nursery. Beatrix’s grandmother lobbied for her to begin drawing lessons when she was twelve years old. Her art teacher, Miss Hammond, tweaked her observation skills with nature […]

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