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date: 13 May 2021

Stuart, James [called Athenian Stuart]locked

  • David Watkin


Stuart, James [called Athenian Stuart] (1713–1788), painter and architect, was born in Creed Lane, Ludgate Street, London, the eldest son of a Scottish mariner who died when he was a boy, leaving the family with insufficient financial support.

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