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ROOM, Henry (1802 - 1850), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
ROOM, Henry (1802 - 1850), Painter

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British, 19th century, male.

Born 1802; died 27 August 1850, in London.

Painter. Portraits.

Henry Room worked in Birmingham and built a solid reputation there before exhibiting in London as of 1826 at the Royal Academy, the British Institution and the Suffolk Street Gallery. In 1830, he moved to London. Room also painted a number of historical subjects.

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