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date: 16 October 2019

Atkinson, John Augustuslocked

(1774x6–1830)
  • Alan Bird

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Atkinson, John Augustus (1774x6–1830), painter and engraver, is of unknown parentage. He was taken as a boy aged eight or nine to St Petersburg by the mezzotint engraver James Walker, who may have been his uncle and who had accepted a post at the court of ...

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