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HUGGINS, William John (1781 - 1845), Painter, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
HUGGINS, William John (1781 - 1845), Painter, draughtsman

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British, 19th century, male.

Born 1781; died 19 May 1845, in London.

Painter, draughtsman. Battles, seascapes.

After serving in the English East India Company, William John Huggins exhibited his work at the Royal Academy in London from time to time, and in 1834 became seascape painter to William IV.

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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