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date: 07 March 2021

Wright, Joseph, of Derbylocked

(1734–1797)
  • Judy Egerton

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Wright, Joseph, of Derby (1734–1797), painter, was born at 28 Irongate, Derby, on 3 September 1734, the third of the five children of John Wright (1697–1767), attorney, and his wife, Hannah Brookes (1700–1764).

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Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge
private collection
National Archives of the United Kingdom, Public Record Office, London
National Portrait Gallery, London
Yale University, Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, Connecticut
British Museum, London