Reference Entry

Wynfield, David Wilkie (1837-1887), painter and photographer

Juliet Hacking

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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


Wynfield, David Wilkie (1837-1887), painter and photographer, was born in India, the son of James Stainback Winfield, a captain in the 47th Bengal native infantry, and his second wife, Sophia Mary Burroughes (d. c.1899). He was named after his maternal great-uncle and godfather, the distinguished Scottish artist Sir David Wilkie. ...

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Subjects: Biographical Studies ; History

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