Reference Entry

Leighton, Frederic, Baron Leighton

Christopher Newall

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:

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Leighton, Frederic, Baron Leighton (1830–1896), painter, was born on 3 December 1830, the son of Dr Frederic Septimus Leighton (d. 1892), a physician living at 13 Brunswick Terrace, Scarborough, and his wife, Augusta Susan (d. 1865).

Reference Entry.  8329 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Drawing and Pastels ; Painting

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