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date: 25 May 2020

Taverner, Williamlocked

  • Andrew Wyld
  •  and Susan Sloman


Taverner, William (1700–1772), lawyer and landscape painter, was born on 25 November 1700 in London, and baptized the same day at St Martin Ludgate, the son of William Taverner (d. 1731), lawyer and dramatist, and his wife, Alathea Taverner, and grandson of Jeremiah Taverner...

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