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Burgess, William Oakley

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online October 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913 | DOI: https://dx.doi.org/10.1093/benz/9780199773787.article.B00029033
Burgess, William Oakley

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British, 19th century, male.

Born 1818, in London; died 1844, in London.

Engraver (mezzotint).

William Oakley Burgess was a pupil of Lupton. His engravings of paintings by Sir Thomas Lawrence, considered to be his best works, include a portrait of the Duke of Wellington.

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Subjects: Prints and Printmaking ; 19th-Century Art

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