Dobbin (1869-1955) was a painter of figure
subjects and landscapes, a sculptor, and book illustrator.
She was born
at Ruddington near Nottingham and studied at Nottingham School of Art
the 1890s. Dobbin exhibited at the Walker Art Gallery in
Liverpool and in
the East Midlands. She lived in the family home in Ruddington for some
then in Kegworth with her sister, and later settled in Nottingham.
Dobbin died in Stockport.