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BURGESS, William Oakley (1818 - 1844), Engraver (mezzotint)

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BURGESS, William Oakley (1818 - 1844), Engraver (mezzotint)

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British, 19th century, male.

Born 1818, in London; died 1844, in London.

Engraver (mezzotint).

William Oakley Burgess was a pupil of Lupton. His engravings of paintings by Sir Thomas Lawrence, considered to be his best works, include a portrait of the Duke of Wellington.

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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