- Ernest Radford
- , revised by Annette Peach
Baxter, Thomas (1780/81–1821), china painter, was born in London; further details of his family and upbringing are unknown. From 1797 his father had workshops at 1 Goldsmith Street, Gough Square, Fleet Street, London, connected with Worcester, for painting and gilding china; Baxter received his first instruction from him. He also painted on enamel, and his usual subjects were shells. He was a fellow student of ...