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Uwins, Thomas (1782-1857), painter, illustrator, and art administrator

Felicity C. J. Owen

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780198614111
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/28047
Uwins, Thomas (1782-1857), painter, illustrator, and art administrator

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Uwins, Thomas (1782-1857), painter, illustrator, and art administrator, was born on 24 February 1782 at Hermes Hill, Pentonville, London, the youngest of four children of Thomas Uwins (d. 1816), clerk of the Bank of England, and his wife, Sarah (d. 1824). He had some limited instruction from his sister's drawing ...

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