Groombridge, William (1748–1811), miniature and landscape painter, was born near Tunbridge Wells, Kent (possibly at Goudhurst); he may have been the William Groombridge, son of Henry and Philadelphia, who was baptized at Tonbridge, Kent, on 12 December 1750. He was probably a pupil of a local watercolourist, the elder ...
R. E. Graves
revised by Anne Pimlott Baker
Mole, John Henry (1814–1886), miniature and landscape painter, was born at Alnwick, Northumberland. He worked as a clerk in a solicitor's office in Newcastle upon Tyne for some years, joining an artists' society in the city before becoming a professional miniature painter in 1835. A regular contributor to exhibitions in ...
L. A. Fagan
See Duffield, William
Stump, Samuel John (bap. 1783, d. 1863), miniature and landscape painter, was born at Corsham, Wiltshire, where he was baptized on 29 February 1776, the son of John Stump and his wife Betty. He studied at the Royal Academy Schools in London and exhibited at the academy from 1802 to 1845, sending mainly miniatures as well as a few oil portraits and landscape views. He exhibited miniatures with the ...