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Barron, William Augustus

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online October 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913 | DOI:
Barron, William Augustus

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British, 18th century, male.

Active in London.

Painter. Landscapes.

William Barron, Hugh Barron's younger brother, studied under William Tomkins. In 1766, two years after he engaged on an artistic course, he won a prize from the Royal Society for the Encouragement of Arts. He sent a number of landscapes and views to London exhibitions in ...

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Subjects: Painting ; 18th-Century Art

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