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EASTLAKE, Charles Lock (1793 - 1865), Painter, pastellist, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
EASTLAKE, Charles Lock (1793 - 1865), Painter, pastellist, draughtsman

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British, 19th century, male.

Born 17 November 1793, in Plymouth; died 24 December 1865, in Pisa, Italy.

Painter, pastellist, draughtsman. Religious subjects, portraits, landscapes, architectural views.

Charles Eastlake was the son of George Eastlake, Judge Advocate at Plymouth. He was one of the first pupils of Prout, whom he accompanied in excursions around the countryside. At 14 he was sent to Charterhouse School, but

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