"Mr. Forbes is essentially of the nineteenth century: he is penetrated with the actuality of life, he sees no visions, and he dreams no dreams; but, on the other hand, he sees with extraordinary clearness and simplicity, and renders with extraordinary clearness what he sees." — Garstin 82


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Birch, Mrs Lionel. Stanhope A. Forbes, ARA, and Elizabeth Stanhope Forbes, ARWS. London: Cassell, 1906. Internet Archive. Contributed by the Kahl/Austin Foundation. Web. 28 February 2021.

Garstin, Norman. "The work of Stanhope A. Forbes, ARA." The International Studio. 14 (1901): 81-88. Hathi Trust. Contributed by the University of Michigan. Web. 28 February 2021.

McConkey, Kenneth. "Forbes, Stanhope Alexander (1857–1947), genre painter." Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Online ed. Web. 28 February 2021.

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