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MILLER, William (1796 - 1882), Watercolourist, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MILLER, William (1796 - 1882), Watercolourist, engraver

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British, 19th century, male.

Born 28 May 1796, in Edinburgh; died 20 January 1882, in Sheffield.

Watercolourist, engraver.

William Miller studied under the engraver G. Cooke in London, where he lived for some years before returning to Edinburgh. He engraved mainly after Turner, was an honorary member of the Royal Scottish Academy and often showed watercolours at the society's exhibitions.

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