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Anderson, (Alfred Charles) Stanley (1884–1966), printmaker and watercolour painter, was born on 11 May 1884 at 11 North Road, Bristol, the son of Alfred Ernest Anderson (1859–1939), of Heavitree, Devon, who started his own business as a skilled general and heraldic engraver, and his wife, ...

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Barry, James (1741–1806), history painter, printmaker, and author, was born on 11 October 1741, in a modest cottage in Water Lane in Blackpool, a suburb of Cork, to John Barry and Juliana Reardon. He was the eldest child in a family that grew to include three more sons, ...

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Bone, Sir Muirhead (1876–1953), printmaker and draughtsman, was born on 23 March 1876 at 1A Hamilton Terrace West, Partick, Glasgow, the fourth of eight children of David Drummond Bone (1841–1911), journalist, and his wife, Elizabeth Millar Crawford (1847–1886), the daughter of a tailor. His parents were both Scottish and he was educated in the ...

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Condé, Jean [John] (1765–1794), printmaker, was the son of a stonemason in Paris, and his wife, Louise Crantin. His name first appears in the ‘registre des élèves’ of the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris on 20 March 1781: 'Jean Condé, Peintre natif de ...

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Day [née Conradi], (Désirée) Lucienne Lisbeth Dulcie (1917–2010), textile designer, was born on 5 January 1917 at Dulceholme, Brighton Road, Coulsdon, Surrey, the youngest child and only daughter of Felix Conradi (1871/2–1957), a Belgian-born reinsurance broker, and his English wife, Dulcie Lilian Hilda, ...

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Frink, Dame Elisabeth Jean (1930–1993), sculptor and printmaker, was born on 14 November 1930 at The Grange, Thurlow, Suffolk, the only daughter of Ralph Cuyler Frink (1899–1974), cavalry officer, and his wife, Jean Conway-Gordon (b. 1910), a colonel's daughter.

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Gainsborough, Thomas (1727–1788), painter and printmaker, was probably born in Sudbury, Suffolk, and was baptized there at the Independent Meeting-House in Friars Street on 14 May 1727, the fifth son and ninth child of John Gainsborough (c.1683–1748), publican, clothier, and postmaster, and his wife, ...

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Gill, Leslie MacDonald [Max] (1884–1947), artist and decorative cartographer, was born on 6 October 1884 at 2 Prestonville Road, Brighton, the fourth of thirteen children (two of whom died in childhood) of Arthur Tidman Gill (1848–1933) and his wife, (Cicely) Rose, née King (1855–1929)...

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Hayter, Stanley William (1901–1988), painter and printmaker, was born in Hackney on 27 December 1901, the third of four children (two sons and two daughters) of William Harry Hayter, painter, and his wife, Ellen Mercy Palmer. Among his many artist ancestors was Sir George Hayter...

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Hermes, Gertrude Anna Bertha (1901–1983), printmaker, sculptor, and designer, was born on 18 August 1901 at Altena, Bickley, Kent, the second of five children of German-born parents, Louis August Hermes (1866–1949) and his wife, Helene, née Gerdes (1872–1949), of Altena, near Dortmund. Her father, who had lived in ...

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Osborne, Malcolm (1880–1963), printmaker and teacher of printmaking, was born on 1 August 1880 at 2 Waterloo, Frome, Somerset, one of three sons of Alfred Arthur Osborne, a schoolmaster, and his wife, Sarah Elizabeth, née Biggs. Osborne was educated in Bristol at the ...

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Parker, Agnes Miller (1895–1980), painter and printmaker, was born on 25 March 1895 in Irvine, Ayrshire, the eldest of eight children of William Parker, an industrial chemist, and his wife, Harriet Miller. She was educated at Glasgow's Whitehill Higher Grade School, before entering the ...

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Reynolds, Samuel William (1773–1835), painter and printmaker, was born in London on 4 July 1773. His father, who came from a family of West Indian planters, was educated in England and married Sarah Hunt. Nothing is known of Reynolds's education before his seven-year apprenticeship to the mezzotint engraver ...

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Rothenstein, (William) Michael Francis (1908–1993), printmaker, was born in Hampstead, London, on 19 March 1908, the younger son (of four children) of Sir William Rothenstein (1872–1945), painter and principal of the Royal College of Art, and his wife, Alice Mary, née Knewstub (1869–1955)...

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Schwabe, Randolph (1885–1948), draughtsman and printmaker, was born at Alsbach House, Barton, Lancashire, on 9 May 1885, the son of Lawrence Schwabe, a cotton manufacturer whose father emigrated from Germany in 1820, and his wife, Octavie Henriette, formerly Ermen. Schwabe was educated at a private school in ...

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Short, Sir Francis Job [Frank] (1857–1945), printmaker and teacher of printmaking, was born at High Park, Wollaston, Worcestershire, on 19 June 1857, the second of the four children of Job Till Short (b. 1832), an engineer, and his wife, Emma (b...

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Smith, John Thomas (1766–1833), printmaker and draughtsman, was born in a hackney carriage bound for his family home at 7 Great Portland Street, London, on 23 June 1766. His mother's maiden name was Tarr; his father was the printseller and sculptor Nathaniel Smith (1740/41–1809)...

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Sutherland, Graham Vivian (1903–1980), painter and printmaker, was born at 8 Pendle Road, Streatham, London, on 24 August 1903, the eldest of the three children of George Humphrey Vivian Sutherland (1873–1952), barrister and civil servant at the Board of Education, and his wife, ...

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Whistler, James Abbott McNeill (1834–1903), painter and printmaker, was born on 11 July 1834 in Worthen Street, Lowell, Massachusetts, the first of five children, all sons (of whom only Whistler and his brother William survived infancy), of Major George Washington Whistler (1800–1849), United States...

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Woollett, William (1735–1785), printmaker, the eldest son of Philip Woollett (bap. 1705, d. 1784), victualler and innkeeper, and his wife, Ann Hinkley, was born in East Lane, Maidstone, Kent, on 15 August 1735. Showing an early enthusiasm for drawing (fourteen drawings by the twelve-year-old ...