E. Hume

Edith Hume (1843 – 1906), née Dunn (who signed her paintings E. Hume), is a British painter and illustrator. Hume was known primarily for her oil painting nautical and seascapes. Hume exhibited at the Royal Academy, British Institution, Royal Society of Artists, Fine Art Society, Glasgow Institute of Fine Arts, and Royal Scottish Academy. She married Thomas O. Hume (fl.1864-1893).

Further Reading:


“Edith Hume (1843 – 1906).” Burlington Paintings. Web. 16 Oct. 2013.


“Edith Hume.” Cornwall Artists Index. Web. 16 Oct. 2013.


Johnson, J. and A. Greutzner. British Artists 1880-1940. Vol. 5. Woodbridge: Antique Collectors' Club, 1994. 264. Print.

Illustrations by E. Hume



Queenofdawn1888frontispiece Queen of the May. Dawn. Early Spencer Blackett Edition. 1888(?)