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WEHNERT, Edward Henry (1813 - 1868), Painter, watercolourist, illustrator

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
WEHNERT, Edward Henry (1813 - 1868), Painter, watercolourist, illustrator

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British, 19th century, male.

Born 1813, in London; died 15 September 1868, in London.

Painter, watercolourist, illustrator. Allegorical subjects, genre scenes.

Edward Henry Wehnert was of German extraction. He studied classics at Göttingen University and returned to London in 1833, where he exhibited initially at the Suffolk Street Gallery and the British Institution. He spent some time in Paris and in Jersey, but returned

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