Maker: Thomas Carrick
Allom, Thomas (1804–1872), architect and artist, was born on 13 March 1804 at Lambeth, the second of the two children of Thomas Allom (1770–1840), a coachman, and his wife, Martha Rampley (1771–1861), who were both originally from Suffolk. He was articled to the architect ...
Fisher, Thomas (1772–1836), artist and antiquary, was born on 24 February 1772 in Rochester, Kent, and baptized there on 20 March at the church of St Nicholas. He was the second son of the two sons and one younger daughter of Thomas Fisher (...
Maker: Mervyn Laurence Peake
revised by Clare L. Taylor
Peake, Mervyn Laurence (1911–1968), artist and writer, was born at Kuling (Guling), in the province of Kiang-Hsi, China, on 9 July 1911, the younger son of Ernest Cromwell Peake MD (1874–1949), Congregational missionary doctor, of Tientsin (Tianjin), and his wife, Amanda Elizabeth Powell (1875–1939)...
Sorrell, Alan Ernest (1904–1974), artist and writer, was born on 11 February 1904 at Tooting Graveney, south London, the second child of Ernest Thomas Sorrell (1861–1910), watchmaker and jeweller, and his wife, Edith Jane Doody (1867–1951). The family moved to Southend-on-Sea in Essex...
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