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Bowler, Henry Alexander (1824–1903), painter and art administrator, was born on 30 November 1824 in Kensington, London, the son of Charles Bowler and his wife, Frances Anne. After attending private schools he studied art at James Matthews Leigh's school of painting in Newman Street, London...

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Duval [Fortuyn], Robert (1649–1732), painter and art administrator, was born in The Hague, Holland. Of his parents, nothing is known. He first worked as a pupil of the artist Nicolaes Willingh and subsequently studied and worked in Berlin and at Rome (where he was known as ...

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Eastlake, Sir Charles Lock (1793–1865), painter and art administrator, was born at Plymouth on 17 November 1793, the fourth son of George Eastlake (d. 1820), judge-advocate and solicitor to the Admiralty, and his wife, Mary (d. 1823), daughter of Samuel Pierce...

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Sir Charles Lock Eastlake (1793–1865) by John Prescott Knight, exh. RA 1857 © Royal Academy of Arts, London

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Manson, James Bolivar (1879–1945), painter and art administrator, was born at 65 Appach Road, Brixton, London, on 26 June 1879, the second of six children and eldest of four sons of James Alexander Manson, author and editor, and his wife, Margaret Emily, daughter of ...

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Mulvany, Thomas James (1779–1845), painter and art administrator, was born in Dublin, and was a pupil of Francis West at the Dublin Society school. He began his career as a miniature painter, and sent eight miniatures to an exhibition in the Parliament House...

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Philipson, Sir Robert James [Robin] (1916–1992), painter and art administrator, was born in Broughton in Furness, Lancashire, on 17 December 1916, the son of James Philipson, London, Midland, and Scottish Railway stationmaster, and his wife, Agnes Postlethwaite, who already had three children from a first marriage. ...

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Sir Robert James Philipson (1916–1992) self-portrait, exh. the Scottish Gallery 1983 [Self-Portrait in a Straw Hat] © reserved; unknown collection; photograph National Portrait Gallery, London

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Uwins, Thomas (1782–1857), painter, illustrator, and art administrator, was born on 24 February 1782 at Hermes Hill, Pentonville, London, the youngest of four children of Thomas Uwins (d. 1816), clerk of the Bank of England, and his wife, Sarah (d. 1824)...