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SAUNDERS, George (1774 - 1846), Painter, miniaturist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
SAUNDERS, George (1774 - 1846), Painter, miniaturist

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British, 18th – 19th century, male.

Born 1774, in Kinghorn; died 26 March 1846, in London.

Painter, miniaturist. Portraits.

George Saunders worked initially as a coachwork painter in Edinburgh before going on to teach and paint miniatures. He is also noted for a panorama of Edinburgh. George Saunders moved to London in 1807 and met with considerable success. Princess Charlotte, the Duke of Cumberland and

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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