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date: 14 August 2020

Wainewright, Thomas Griffiths [pseuds. Janus Weathercock, Cornelius van Vinkbooms]locked

  • Annette Peach


Wainewright, Thomas Griffiths [pseuds. Janus Weathercock, Cornelius van Vinkbooms] (1794–1847), painter, writer on art, and putative poisoner, was born probably on 4 October 1794, the son of Thomas Wainewright (d. in or before 1803) of Sloane Street, in the parish of ...

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