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Tonks, Henrylocked

  • Lynda Morris


Tonks, Henry (1862–1937), artist and art teacher, was born in Solihull, Warwickshire, on 9 April 1862, the fifth among the eleven children of Edmund Tonks and his wife, Julia, née Johnson. The family, of Dutch descent, owned a brass foundry in Birmingham. Tonks...

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