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BONOMI, Joseph, the Younger (1796 - 1878), Painter, sculptor, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BONOMI, Joseph, the Younger (1796 - 1878), Painter, sculptor, draughtsman

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British, 19th century, male.

Born 9 October 1796, in London; died 3 March 1878, in Wimbledon.

Painter, sculptor, draughtsman.

Joseph Bonomi the Younger was the son of the painter and architect Joseph Bonomi. He travelled and stayed in Egypt a long time, and was famous for his knowledge of hieroglyphics. He worked with Owen Jones on the decoration of Crystal Palace, and illustrated several original

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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