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WILLIAMS, John Haynes (1836 - 1908), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
WILLIAMS, John Haynes (1836 - 1908), Painter

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British, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 1836, in Worcester; died 7 November 1908, in Eastbourne.

Painter. History painting, genre scenes.

John Haynes Williams studied in Worcester and Birmingham, later moving to London. He was well known for his paintings of folklore scenes and, after a visit to Spain, for his Spanish paintings, as well as for historical pictures, particularly scenes from 16th-century France. He exhibited

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