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Sant, James (1820–1916), portrait and genre painter

Robyn Asleson

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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

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Sant, James (1820–1916), portrait and genre painter, was born on 23 April 1820 in Croydon, Surrey, the son of William Sant (1787–1850), and his wife, Sarah Maria Baker (1793–1868). During the 1830s Sant studied with John Varley and Augustus Wall Callcott, and from 1842 to 1846 at the ...

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Subjects: Drawing and Pastels ; Painting

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