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Long, Edwin Longsden

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online October 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913 | DOI:
Long, Edwin Longsden

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British, 19th century, male.

Born 1829, in Kelston, near Bath; died 15 May 1891, in Hampstead, London.

Painter. History painting, genre scenes, portraits.

Edwin Long was the son of a wigmaker. Aside from a little advice from John Phillip, Long was self-taught. He was very much taken with Spain, which he visited in around ...

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Subjects: Painting ; 19th-Century Art

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