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LE CAPELAIN, John (1814 - 1848), Draughtsman, watercolourist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
LE CAPELAIN, John (1814 - 1848), Draughtsman, watercolourist

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British, 19th century, male.

Born c. 1814, in Jersey; died 1848, in Jersey.

Draughtsman, watercolourist.

Self-taught, John Le Capelain drew many of the most picturesque spots on the delightful island of Jersey. An album of his work was presented to Queen Victoria when she visited the island.

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