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LAMBERT, George (1700 - 1765), Painter, watercolourist, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
LAMBERT, George (1700 - 1765), Painter, watercolourist, engraver

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British, 18th century, male.

Born 1700 or 1710, in Kent; died 30 November 1765.

Painter, watercolourist, engraver (etching). Landscapes, landscapes with figures, harbour scenes, rustic scenes, architectural views. Stage sets.

George Lambert was a student first of William Hassel, and then of Woolton. He acquired a considerable reputation as a theatrical scenery painter at Lincoln's Inn Field theatre and then at Covent Garden. He went

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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