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DRAPER, Herbert James (1864 - 1920), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
DRAPER, Herbert James (1864 - 1920), Painter

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British, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 1864, in London; died 22 September 1920, in London.

Painter. History painting, religious subjects, mythological subjects, portraits, landscapes.


[not available online]Herbert James Draper studied at the Royal Academy in London from 1884 to 1887 and then in Paris at the Académie Julian until 1891. A painter of Romantic, historical and literary subjects shown in a diaphanous light,

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