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DANCE, George, the Younger (1741 - 1825), Painter, watercolourist, pastellist, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
DANCE, George, the Younger (1741 - 1825), Painter, watercolourist, pastellist, draughtsman

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British, 18th – 19th century, male.

Born 1741, in London; died 14 January 1825, in London.

Painter, watercolourist, pastellist, draughtsman. Portraits.

George Dance was the son of the architect of the same name, and brother of Sir Nathaniel Dance-Holland. He was one of the founder members of the Royal Academy. He worked mainly in architecture, but also produced portraits of eminent figures, in

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