Greenwood, John (1727–1792), portrait painter and auctioneer, was born on 7 December 1727 in Boston, Massachusetts, and baptized on 10 December in the Old North Church, Boston, the son of Samuel Greenwood (1690–1742), a Harvard graduate (1709) and merchant, and his second wife, ...
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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 ...
Williams, Margaret Lindsay (1888–1960), portrait and historical subject painter, was born on 18 June 1888 at 33 Gordon Road, St John, Cardiff, the elder of two daughters of Samuel A. Williams, shipbroker of Barry Dock, and his wife, Martha Margaret Lindsay, who was of Scottish descent....