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HEATH, William (1795 - 1840), Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman, illustrator

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
HEATH, William (1795 - 1840), Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman, illustrator

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British, 19th century, male.

Born 1795; died 7 April 1840, in Hampstead.

Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman, illustrator. Genre scenes.

William Heath provided the illustrations for his own book A Soldier's Life and also for Sir John Bowring's Minor Morals. He also produced some amusing caricatures mocking English foibles in around 1825.

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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