Dawson, Henry (1811–1878), landscape painter, was born on 3 April 1811 in Waterhouse Lane, Hull, the second and only surviving child of William Dawson (d. 1826), cheesemonger and flax dresser, and his second wife, Hannah Moore, née Shardlow (1775–1844). Hull was only a temporary residence, and the year after he was born his parents moved back to ...
J. M. Gray
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Harvey, Sir George (1806–1876), figure and landscape painter, was born at St Ninians, Stirlingshire, on 1 February 1806, the son of George Harvey (d. 1835), a watchmaker, and his wife, Elizabeth Jeffrey. Shortly after his birth the family settled in Stirling where ...