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O'CONNOR, James Arthur (1792 - 1841), Painter, watercolourist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
O'CONNOR, James Arthur (1792 - 1841), Painter, watercolourist

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Irish, 19th century, male.

Born 1792, in Dublin; died 7 January 1841, in London.

Painter, watercolourist. Landscapes.

James Arthur O'Connor was the son of an engraver and trained in the same profession. In 1813 he went to London, but found no work and was obliged by poverty to walk from London to Bristol in order to get back to Dublin. He returned to London in

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