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Barron, William Augustus (b. 1751, d. in or after 1806), landscape painter and draughtsman

Ernest Radford.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Drawing and Pastels; Painting. 228 words.

Barron, William Augustus (b. 1751, d. in or after 1806), landscape painter and draughtsman, was born in London on 31 October 1751, the son of John Barron, apothecary to the Westminster...

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Barron, William Augustus

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; 18th-Century Art. 92 words.

British, 18th century, male.

Active in London.

Painter. Landscapes.

William Barron, Hugh Barron's younger brother, studied under William Tomkins. In 1766, two...

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Barron, Hugh (c. 1747–1791), painter

Nicholas Grindle.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Drawing and Pastels; Painting. 635 words.

Barron, Hugh (c. 1747–1791), painter, was the son of John Barron, apothecary to the Westminster Dispensary, Soho, London, and elder brother of William Augustus Barron (b. 1751, d. in or...

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Hansberry, Lorraine Vivian (1930 - 1965), Dramatist

Margaret B. Wilkerson.

in The Concise Oxford Companion to African American Literature

January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1452 words.

Lorraine Vivian Hansberry was twenty-eight years old when her first play, A Raisin in the Sun, opened on Broadway to instant success. Capturing the spirit of the civil rights movement,...

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