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BARKER, Thomas (1769 - 1847), Painter, fresco artist, lithographer

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BARKER, Thomas (1769 - 1847), Painter, fresco artist, lithographer

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British, 18th – 19th century, male.

Born May 1769, in Pontypool, Wales; died 11 December 1847, in Bath.

Painter, fresco artist, lithographer. Portraits, genre scenes, landscapes.

Thomas Barker was the brother of Benjamin Barker. Having initially made a study of the Dutch masters the focus of his attention, Barker went on to live in Italy from 1790 to 1793, during which time he was

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