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Horsley, John Callcott

Helen Valentine

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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

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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)...

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Subjects: Drawing and Pastels ; Painting

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