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ANDREWS, George Henry (1816 - 1898), Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman, illustrator

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
ANDREWS, George Henry (1816 - 1898), Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman, illustrator

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British, 19th century, male.

Born 1816, in Lambeth (London); died 31 December 1898, in Hammersmith (London).

Painter (gouache), watercolourist, draughtsman, illustrator. Genre scenes, landscapes with figures, waterscapes, seascapes.

George Andrews studied engineering but then devoted himself exclusively to painting. He exhibited a large number of watercolours at the Society of Painters in Watercolours between 1840 and 1850, before going on to exhibit at the

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