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MARLOW, William (1740 - 1813), Painter, watercolourist, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MARLOW, William (1740 - 1813), Painter, watercolourist, engraver

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British, 18th – 19th century, male.

Born 1740, in Southwark; died 14 January 1813, in Twickenham.

Painter, watercolourist, engraver. Landscapes.

William Marlow was apprenticed to Samuel Scott, a topographical and marine painter, in the mid-1750s for five years. He also studied at the St Martin's Lane Academy and was possibly influenced by Richard Wilson and Vernet. During this early period, he painted oils and

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