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GILBERT, Alfred (1854 - 1934), Painter, sculptor, watercolourist, goldsmith and ornamental designer

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
GILBERT, Alfred (1854 - 1934), Painter, sculptor, watercolourist, goldsmith and ornamental designer

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British, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 12 August 1854, in London; died 4 November 1934, in London.

Painter, sculptor, watercolourist, goldsmith and ornamental designer. Portraits.

Alfred Gilbert, who merits a special mention in the modern English school, studied at Heatherley's School of Art and then the Royal Academy school from 1874. He travelled widely and is known to have visited Rome, then

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