Reference Entry

Horsley, John Callcott (1817-1903), painter

Helen Valentine

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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


Horsley, John Callcott (1817-1903), painter, was born on 29 January 1817 at Brompton Row, London, the eldest son of William Horsley (1774-1858), composer, and his wife, Elizabeth Hutchins Callcott (1793-1875), daughter of John Wall Callcott (1766-1821), composer, and niece of the painter Sir Augustus Wall Callcott (1779-1844). One of Horsley's ...

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