The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills' Taylor Armstrong said months ago that her estranged husband, the now deceased Russell Armstrong, had physically abused her.

Russell admitted to pushing Taylor in arguments. Now, it seems possible that the abuse was even more than a shove.

has obtained photos of Taylor in a hospital bed with injuries to her eye.

Rumors had been swirling in recent months that there was an incident when Russell punched Taylor and she had to be taken to the hospital for surgery to her eye.

Taylor has not spoken out publicly since Russell's death in mid-August. See more photos of her in the hospital after the jump.