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PARROTT, William (1813 - 1869), Painter, watercolourist, lithographer

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
PARROTT, William (1813 - 1869), Painter, watercolourist, lithographer

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British, 19th century, male.

Born October 1813, in Aveley (Essex); died 1869, in Chilton.

Painter, watercolourist, lithographer. Figures, landscapes, urban landscapes, architectural views.

William Parrott studied under the engraver John Pye and then devoted himself to painting. He travelled in Italy in 1844 and 1845, visited Germany in 1851 and made frequent trips to Brittany and Normandy. In 1840 he published a series of

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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