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HUGGINS, William (1820 - 1884), Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
HUGGINS, William (1820 - 1884), Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman

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British, 19th century, male.

Born May 1820, in Liverpool; died 25 February 1884, in Christleton, near Chester.

Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman. Portraits, genre scenes, animals, still-lifes.

School of Liverpool.

[not available online]William Huggins studied at the Liverpool Mechanics Institute and became a distinguished painter in the Liverpool School. He exhibited his work in London at the Royal Academy, the British Institution and Suffolk Street

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