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DEWHURST, Wynford (<i>born</i> 1864), Painter, art writer

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
DEWHURST, Wynford (born 1864), Painter, art writer

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British, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 26 January 1864, in Manchester.

Painter, art writer. Landscapes.

Wynford Dewhurst studied in Paris with Gérome, Gabriel Ferrier, Bouguereau and Benjamin Constant. His landscapes, with their use of light effects and atmospheric transparency, reveal his obvious admiration for Claude Monet. He was also a writer and in 1904 published Impressionist Painting, Its Genesis and Development, which included numerous accounts

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