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Tonks, Henry (1862–1937), artist and art teacher

Lynda Morris

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780198604761
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:
Tonks, Henry (1862–1937), artist and art teacher

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Tonks, Henry (1862–1937), artist and art teacher, was born in Solihull, Warwickshire, on 9 April 1862, the fifth among the eleven children of Edmund Tonks and his wife, Julia, née Johnson. The family, of Dutch descent, owned a brass foundry in Birmingham. Tonks...

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Subjects: Art ; Art Education

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