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BROWNE, Hablot Knight (1815 - 1892), Painter, watercolourist, engraver, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BROWNE, Hablot Knight (1815 - 1892), Painter, watercolourist, engraver, draughtsman

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British, 19th century, male.

Born 15 June 1815, in Kensington (London); died 8 July 1892, in Brighton.

Painter, watercolourist, engraver, draughtsman, illustrator. Hunting scenes, genre scenes.

Hablot Knight Brown learned the art of engraving as an apprentice to William Finden in London. After a period with this master, developing a taste for watercolour painting, he left and enrolled in the art school

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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