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LAWSON, Cecil Gordon (1851 - 1882), Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
LAWSON, Cecil Gordon (1851 - 1882), Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman

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British, 19th century, male.

Born 3 December 1851, in Wellington (Shropshire); died 10 June 1882, in London.

Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman. Genre scenes, rustic scenes, landscapes, still-lifes (including flowers/fruit).

Cecil Gordon Lawson trained under his father, William Lawson. He worked in London for several years, exhibiting at the Royal Academy, Grosvenor Gallery and in Liverpool. In 1874 he visited Holland, Belgium and Paris. His style

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