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date: 23 October 2019

Baxter, Thomaslocked

  • 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 ...

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