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Boys, Thomas Shotter (1803–1874), topographical watercolour painter and printmaker

Patrick Noon.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Prints and Printmaking; Education; Earth Sciences and Geography; Drawing and Pastels; Painting. 1053 words.

Boys, Thomas Shotter (1803–1874), topographical watercolour painter and printmaker, was born on 2 January 1803 at Pentonville, near London, the son of a salesman. He was apprenticed on 4...

Halfpenny, Joseph (1748–1811), topographical engraver and watercolour painter

Bertha Porter.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Earth Sciences and Geography; Drawing and Pastels; Painting; Prints and Printmaking. 597 words.

Halfpenny, Joseph (1748–1811), topographical engraver and watercolour painter, was born on 9 October 1748 at Bishopthorpe, Yorkshire, where his father, Thomas Halfpenny, was gardener to the...

Norton, Christopher (1738?–1799), engraver, painter, and antiquary

Timothy Clayton and Anita McConnell.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Prints and Printmaking; Drawing and Pastels; Painting. 454 words.

Norton, Christopher (1738?–1799), engraver, painter, and antiquary, may have been the son of John and Susanna Norton baptized on 26 March 1738 at St Anne's, Soho, Westminster. From about...

Saint-Mémin, Charles Balthazar Julien Févret de

Ellen G. Miles.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Prints and Printmaking; Drawing and Pastels; Painting; Conservation, Preservation, and Care of Artworks; Museums, Libraries, and Information Sciences. 1832 words.

Saint-Mémin, Charles Balthazar Julien Févret de (12 March 1770–23 June 1852), artist and museum director, was born in Dijon, France, the son of Bénigne-Charles Févret de Saint-Mémin, a...

Sartain, Emily

Phyllis Peet.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Prints and Printmaking; Art; Drawing and Pastels; Painting; Education. 1453 words.

Sartain, Emily (17 March 1841–17 June 1927), art educator and painter/printmaker, was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, the daughter of John Sartain, a mezzotint engraver, and Susannah...

Sartain, John

Carol Eaton Soltis.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Prints and Printmaking; Business and Management; Drawing and Pastels; Painting. 1333 words.

Sartain, John (24 October 1808–25 October 1897), entrepreneurial engraver and publisher, was born in London, England, the son of John Sartain, a shoemaker, and Ann Burgess. Before Sartain...

Savage, Edward

Ellen G. Miles.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Prints and Printmaking; Business and Management; Drawing and Pastels; Painting; Conservation, Preservation, and Care of Artworks; Museums, Libraries, and Information Sciences. 1366 words.

Savage, Edward (26 November 1761–06 July 1817), artist and museum proprietor, was born in Princeton, Massachusetts, the son of Seth Savage and Lydia Craige, occupations unknown. Savage, a...