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The most celebrated and widespread of the 19th-c. European revolutions proved also a crucial turning point in the Italian Risorgimento. Beginning with an insurrection in Palermo in January,...

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Karl (24 June 1848)

Edited by Gordon Campbell.

in The Grove Encyclopedia of Decorative Arts

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Decorative Arts, Furniture, and Industrial Design. 125 words.

(b Dresden, 24 June 1848; d Berlin, 15 July 1914).

German printmaker, painter and designer

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Dammouse, Albert-Louis (1848)

Edited by Gordon Campbell.

in The Grove Encyclopedia of Decorative Arts

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Decorative Arts, Furniture, and Industrial Design. 117 words.

(b 1848; d 1926).

French potter, glass-maker and sculptor. He was the son of a porcelain

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Mullins, Edwin Roscoe (1848–1907), sculptor

S. E. Fryer.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sculpture and Carving. 646 words.

Mullins, Edwin Roscoe (1848–1907), sculptor, born at 1 Great James Street, Bedford Row, Holborn, London, on 22 August 1848, was a younger son and sixth child in a family of five sons and...

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Jackson, John (1801–1848), wood-engraver

Iain Bain.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Prints and Printmaking. 1069 words.

Jackson, John (1801–1848), wood-engraver, was born at Ovingham, Northumberland, on 19 April 1801, the son of 'a poor cottager', John Jackson, and his wife, Mary Mason. Nothing else is known...

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Skelton, William (1763–1848), engraver

F. M. O'Donoghue.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Prints and Printmaking. 631 words.

Skelton, William (1763–1848), engraver, was born in London on 14 June 1763. He entered the Royal Academy Schools in 1781 and was a pupil first of James Basire and later of William Sharp....

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Bromley, Valentine Walter (1848–1877), painter

Richard Garnett.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Drawing and Pastels; Painting. 294 words.

Bromley, Valentine Walter (1848–1877), painter, son of William Bromley, the engraver and associate of the Royal Academy, was born in London on 14 February 1848. Under the instruction of his...

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Ouless, Walter William (1848–1933), portrait painter

Charles Marriott.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Drawing and Pastels; Painting. 889 words.

Ouless, Walter William (1848–1933), portrait painter, was born at St Helier, Jersey, on 21 September 1848, the third son of Philip John Ouless (1817–1885), marine painter, and his wife,...

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Macbeth, Robert Walker (1848–1910), painter and etcher

Jennifer Melville.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Prints and Printmaking; Drawing and Pastels; Painting. 962 words.

Macbeth, Robert Walker (1848–1910), painter and etcher, was born on 30 September 1848 in Glasgow, one of the six sons of Norman Macbeth (1821–1888), a well-known portrait painter, and his...

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Brontë, (Patrick) Branwell (1817–1848), writer and painter

Victor A. Neufeldt.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literature; Drawing and Pastels; Painting. 1264 words.

Brontë, (Patrick) Branwell (1817–1848), writer and painter, was born on 26 June 1817 at Thornton in the West Riding of Yorkshire, the fourth of six children of the Revd Patrick Brontë...

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Wright, John William (1802–1848), watercolour painter

Anne Pimlott Baker.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Drawing and Pastels; Painting. 366 words.

Wright, John William (1802–1848), watercolour painter, was born in London, the son of John Wright (c.1745–1820) and his wife, Priscilla Edwards, née Guise (d. 1802), both miniaturists....

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Richardson, Thomas Miles (1784–1848), landscape painter

Marshall Hall.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Drawing and Pastels; Painting. 1115 words.

Richardson, Thomas Miles (1784–1848), landscape painter, was born at Newcastle upon Tyne on 15 May 1784, the eldest son of George Richardson (1749–1806), a grammar schoolmaster in the town,...

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Orme, Edward (1775–1848), engraver and property developer

John Maggs.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Construction; Prints and Printmaking. 557 words.

Orme, Edward (1775–1848), engraver and property developer, was born in Manchester, the thirteenth child of Aaron Orme (1707–1782), fustian manufacturer of Manchester, and his third wife,...

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Dawe, Henry Edward (1790–1848), painter and printmaker

Alan Bird.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Prints and Printmaking; Drawing and Pastels; Painting. 733 words.

Dawe, Henry Edward (1790–1848), painter and printmaker, was born on 24 September 1790 in Kentish Town, London, the second son of Philip Dawe (1745?–1809?), an engraver and caricaturist....

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Thom, William (1798?–1848), poet and weaver

Stephen Roberts.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Fashion, Jewellery, and Body Art; Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets); Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction. 695 words.

Thom, William (1798?–1848), poet and weaver, was born in Aberdeen, probably on 12 March 1798. He hardly knew his father, who may have been a merchant or an architect. Run over by a...

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Haines, William (1778–1848), engraver and painter

William Haines.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Prints and Printmaking; Drawing and Pastels; Painting. 370 words.

Haines, William (1778–1848), engraver and painter, was born at Bedhampton, Hampshire, on 21 June 1778, but moved as an infant with his family to Chichester, Sussex. He was educated at...

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Lantéri, Edward [Édouard] (1848–1917), sculptor and teacher of sculpture

Mark Stocker.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art Education; Sculpture and Carving. 1325 words.

Lantéri, Edward [Édouard] (1848–1917), sculptor and teacher of sculpture, was born at Auxerre, France, on 1 November 1848, the son of a tradesman. Although he showed precocious talent as a...

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Allingham [née Paterson], Helen Mary Elizabeth (1848–1926), watercolour painter

Ina Taylor.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Drawing and Pastels; Painting. 1607 words.

Allingham [née Paterson], Helen Mary Elizabeth (1848–1926), watercolour painter, was born on 26 September 1848 at Swadlincote, Derbyshire, the eldest of the seven children (three boys and...

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Haweis [née Joy], Mary Eliza (1848–1898), writer and illustrator

Margaret Connolly.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literature; Drawing and Pastels; Painting. 694 words.

Haweis [née Joy], Mary Eliza (1848–1898), writer and illustrator, was born on 21 February 1848 in London, the elder daughter of Thomas Musgrave Joy (1812–1866), genre and portrait painter,...

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Le Capelain, John (1812–1848), landscape and marine painter in watercolour

Delia Millar.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Drawing and Pastels; Painting. 525 words.

Le Capelain, John (1812–1848), landscape and marine painter in watercolour, was born on 5 October 1812, the son of a Jersey printer and lithographer, Samuel Le Capelain (1788–1850), and his...

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Goodall [Goodhall], Frederick Trevelyan (bap. 1848, d. 1871), painter

L. H. Cust.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Drawing and Pastels; Painting. 329 words.

Goodall [Goodhall], Frederick Trevelyan (bap. 1848, d. 1871), painter, the eldest child in the family of four sons and one daughter of the painter Frederick Goodall (1822–1904) and his...

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