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Ward, Sir Leslie [pseud. Spy] (1851-1922), caricaturist and portrait painter

Peter Mellini

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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

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Ward, Sir Leslie [pseud. Spy] (1851-1922), caricaturist and portrait painter, was born on 21 November 1851 in Harewood Square, London, one of the eight children of the history painter Edward Matthew Ward (1816-1879) and his wife, Henrietta Mary Ada Ward (1832-1924), a fashionable portrait painter, art teacher, and hostess. Although ...

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Subjects: Biographical Studies ; History

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