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HUNT, William Henry (1790 - 1864), Painter, watercolourist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
HUNT, William Henry (1790 - 1864), Painter, watercolourist

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British, 19th century, male.

Born 28 March 1790, in London; died 10 February 1864, in London.

Painter, watercolourist. Genre scenes, interiors with figures, portraits, landscapes, flowers, still-lifes.

[not available online]William Henry Hunt became a pupil of John Varley in about 1804 and also received tuition from Dr Thomas Munro at his academy. He frequently sketched from nature along with his fellow apprentice, John Linnell. In

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