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Jones, Thomas (1742–1803), landscape painter, was born on 26 September 1742 at Trefonnen, near Llandrindod, Radnorshire, the second of sixteen children (nine surviving infancy) of Thomas Jones of Trefonnen (1711–1782), landowner, and his wife (and first cousin), Hannah Jones (1721–1789). Both his parents were dissenters. ...
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Phillips, Giles Firman (1780–1867), landscape painter, was born in January 1780 in Houndsditch, City of London, and baptized on 28 January 1780 at White Row Chapel, Spitalfields, London, the son of John Phillips, a coal merchant, and his wife, Dorothy Pawsey. He was known for his landscapes in watercolours, his favourite subjects being views on the ...