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DeWint, Peterlocked

  • Hammond Smith


DeWint, Peter (1784–1849), landscape painter, was born in Hanley, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, on 21 January 1784, the son of Henry DeWint (1753–1807), physician, and his wife, Elizabeth Watson (b. 1754). The DeWint family was of Dutch origin; Henry DeWint, after studying in Europe...

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J. Farington, ed. K. Garlick, A. Macintyre, K. Cave, & E. Newby, 17 vols. (1978–98)
Staffordshire Record Office, Stafford