Hiscox was born in Somerset, England, studied at Oxford and trained at the
Bristol Academy of Fine Arts. He became a landscape and portraitist
residing in Windsor with several of his paintings being purchased by
His circle of friends included the pre-Raphaelites and
also the Newylyn school and correspondence shows that he visited Newylyn
and his friends there in the late 1890s during which time he made a
series of sketches and paintings.