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EDWARDS, Edwin (1823 - 1879), Painter, watercolourist, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
EDWARDS, Edwin (1823 - 1879), Painter, watercolourist, engraver

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British, 19th century, male.

Born 1823, in Framlingham; died 1879, in London.

Painter, watercolourist, engraver. Landscapes.

Edwin Edwards was intended for the bar and only began painting watercolours after visiting the Tyrol. After meeting the painter Legros in 1861, he decided to take up engraving. He had several exhibits at the Royal Academy and the Dudley Gallery.

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