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Last NameVallentin    
Given NameElinor Frances °    
alt. NamesE. F. V. ; Mrs. E. F. Vallentin / née Bertrand / Eleanor / Ellinor Vallentin / middle name sometimes wrongly spelt as Francis, e.g. by Nissen ;    
Year born1873 Falkland Islands    
Year died1924    
Place of deathPlympton, Devon    
Father's occupationBertrand    
Educationbotanical illustration in England with Matilda Smith of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew    
Country of ActivityUnited Kingdom    
Worked forE. M. Cotton: Illustrations of the flowering plants and ferns of the Falkland Islands (1921) ;     
CollaboratorsMrs E. M. Cotton ;    
Techniquesbotanical drawing and lithography     
Archival sourceshttp://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/33212693 ; https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Elinor_Frances_Vallentin    
Published sourcesNissen: Botan. Buchillustration 1966 # 2038 ; Carter, N.: Freshwater Algae of the West Falklands collected by Mrs. Ellinor F. Vallentin, in: Roy. Bot. Gard. Kew. Bull. Misc. Inform. 1924: 283-287, esp. 283 ; C. H. Wright: Flora of the Falkland Islands, in: Journal of the Linnean Society – Botany 39, (273), 1911: 313-410, esp. 313 ;     
otherFurther Place of Activity: Falkland Islands. Her correct 2nd first name
(Frances, not Francis) was kindly provided by Michelle Marshall and Siobhan Leachman.    

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