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EVANS, William (1798 - 1877), Painter, watercolourist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
EVANS, William (1798 - 1877), Painter, watercolourist

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British, 19th century, male.

Born 4 December 1798, in Eton; died 31 December 1877, in Eton.

Painter, watercolourist. Landscapes.

William Evans succeeded his father as art teacher at Eton College in 1818. He was elected an associate of the Society of Painters in Watercolours in 1823, and a member in 1830. He continued to exhibit there until 1875.

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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