Knox, Archibald (1864–1933), designer and watercolour painter, was born on 9 April 1864, the fourth son of the seven children of Robert William Knox, marine engineer, and his wife, Ann, at Cronkborne, Tromode, Braddan, Isle of Man. His parents came from Scotland to the ...
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Mackintosh, Charles Rennie (1868–1928), architect, decorative artist, and watercolour painter, was born on 7 June 1868 at 70 Parson Street, Glasgow, the fourth of the eleven children of William McIntosh (c.1837–1908), a clerk in the Glasgow police force, and his first wife, ...
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Mackintosh, Margaret Macdonald [née Margaret Macdonald] (1864–1933), watercolour painter and designer, was born on 5 November 1864 in Tipton, Staffordshire, the second of the five children of John Macdonald (1825–1895), engineer and colliery manager, and his wife, Frances Grove Hardeman (1838–1912), daughter of ...
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Nesfield, William Andrews (bap. 1794, d. 1881), watercolour painter and landscape gardener, was born in Chester-le-Street, co. Durham, and baptized there on 16 June 1794, the elder son of the Revd William Nesfield, later rector of Brancepeth, and his first wife, Elizabeth, eldest daughter of ...
Rooker, Michael [known as Michael Angelo Rooker] (1746–1801), watercolour painter and scene designer, was born (according to a reported but now untraceable record in the Royal Academy archives) on 25 March 1746, the son of the engraver and actor Edward Rooker (1724–1774)...