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date: 17 November 2019

Cumberland, Georgelocked

(1754–1848)
  • Francis Greenacre

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Cumberland, George (1754–1848), writer on art and watercolour painter, was born in London on 27 November 1754, the younger son of the four children of George Cumberland (d. 1771) and his wife, Elizabeth Balchen. In 1769 he became a clerk in the ...

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