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Claxton, Marshall (1813–1881), painter, the son of the Revd Marshall Claxton (1779–1832), a Wesleyan Methodist minister, and his wife, Diana, was born at Bolton, Lancashire, on 12 May 1813. Like all Wesleyan ministers, Claxton's father itinerated, and later in 1813 the family left ...

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Brian Reade

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Dodd, Francis Edgar (1874–1949), painter and etcher, was born in Upper Park Street, Holyhead, Anglesey, on 29 November 1874, the third son of the Revd Benjamin Dodd, a Wesleyan Methodist minister who had once been a blacksmith, and his wife, Jane Frances, daughter of ...

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Francis Edgar Dodd (1874–1949) self-portrait © Fitzwilliam Museum, University of Cambridge

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Etty, William (1787–1849), painter, was born at 20 Feasegate, York, on 10 March 1787, the seventh child of Matthew Etty (1743–1818) and Esther, née Calverley (1754–1829). His father was a baker and miller; Esther Etty was of gentle birth and a forceful character. ...

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William Etty (1787–1849) self-portrait, 1825 © Manchester City Art Galleries

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John Jackson (1778–1831) self-portrait, c. 1823 © National Portrait Gallery, London

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Jackson, John (1778–1831), portrait painter and copyist, was born on 31 May 1778 at Lastingham in the North Riding of Yorkshire, the eldest son of John Jackson (1743–1822), tailor, and his wife, Ann Warrener (d. c.1837), who came from a Wesleyan missionary family. After a period at a private school at ...

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Maurice Bradshaw

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Salisbury, Francis Owen [Frank] (1874–1962), painter, was born on 18 December 1874 at Harpenden, Hertfordshire, one of the family of five sons and six daughters of Henry Salisbury, plumber and glazier, and his wife, Susan Hawes. A delicate child, he was educated mostly at home by his sister, ...

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Francis Owen Salisbury (1874–1962) self-portrait, 1937 [sketching in Westminster Abbey] © Estate of the Artist; unknown collection / Christie's Images Ltd. (2004)