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PALMER, Samuel (1805 - 1881), Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
PALMER, Samuel (1805 - 1881), Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman, engraver

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British, 19th century, male.

Born 27 January 1805, in Newington, near London; died 24 May 1881, in Redhill, near Reigate.

Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman, engraver, illustrator. Figures, landscapes, landscapes with figures.

Samuel Palmer first exhibited in London in 1819 at the British Institution and the Royal Academy, with landscapes. He worked for a while at the British Museum and was influenced by Turner

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