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Deverell, Walter Howell (1827–1854), painter, was born in Charlottesville, Virginia, USA, on 1 October 1827, the eldest child in the family of five sons and three daughters of Walter Ruding Deverell (1800–1853), originally from Lincolnshire, and his wife, Dorothy Margaretta, née Phillips (1799–1850)...


Walter Howell Deverell (1827–1854) by William Holman Hunt, 1853 Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery; photograph Bridgeman Art Library


Durno, James (1755/6–1795), history painter and copyist, was born in England to a Scottish father, the proprietor of a brewery at Kensington Gravel Pits. According to the archives of San Giovanni in Laterano in Rome, he was twenty-two in 1777. He was trained by ...


Hole, William Fergusson Brassey (1846–1917), painter and etcher, was born in the close, Salisbury, Wiltshire, on 7 November 1846, the only child of Richard Brassey Hole (1818/19–1849), a physician, originally from Devon, who had studied in Edinburgh, where he married Anne Burn, née...