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STOTHARD, Thomas (1755 - 1834), Painter, watercolourist, engraver, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
STOTHARD, Thomas (1755 - 1834), Painter, watercolourist, engraver, draughtsman

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British, 18th – 19th century, male.

Born 17 August 1755, in London; died 27 April 1834, in London.

Painter, watercolourist, engraver (etching), draughtsman, illustrator. Mythological subjects, portraits, genre scenes.

[not available online]Thomas Stothard was born to a well-to-do London innkeeper. Because of his fragile health, he grew up in the country but returned to London to start an apprenticeship. His flair for drawing

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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