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Thomas Griffiths Wainewright

(c. 1794—1847) painter, writer on art, and putative poisoner


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(1794–1852)

Apprentice painter, soldier, then art journalist. He wrote as an art critic for the London Magazine, 1820–3, and became the friend of William Hazlitt, Charles Lamb, Thomas De Quincey ...

Subjects: Literature.


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