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ORCHARDSON, William Quiller (1832 - 1910), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
ORCHARDSON, William Quiller (1832 - 1910), Painter

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British, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 27 March 1832, in Edinburgh; died 13 April 1910, in London.

Painter. Figures, portraits, genre scenes.

William Quiller Orchardson worked at the Edinburgh Academy and exhibited in London from 1863 onward. He was made an Associate of the Royal Academy in 1868 and an Academician in 1877. He also became an honorary member of the Munich Academy. In Paris

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