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British, 19th century, male.

Born 1804, in Leominster; died 1845, in London.

Painter, watercolourist. Genre scenes, interiors with figures, architectural interiors, church interiors, architectural views, animals.

John Scarlett Davis was the son of a Leominster watchmaker. He trained at De La Pierre's Academy in Hackney and the Royal Academy Schools. He exhibited at the Royal Academy for the first time in ...

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French, 18th century, male.

Born 1734; died 1789.

Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman. Religious subjects, allegorical subjects, landscapes, architectural views.

An architect, assistant professor of geometry and of perspective, he exhibited his work in 1774. In 1768 he published Historical Iconology ( Iconologie historique). There are some possible confusions, particularly in the auction records, between this artist and Charles de Lafosse....

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French, 18th century, male.

Born 30 June 1678, in Munich; died 30 September 1753, in Lyons.

Painter, draughtsman. History painting, religious subjects, allegorical subjects, mythological subjects, architectural views.

He studied with his father, Jean Delamonce. He was in Paris in 1710, then travelled to Italy and returned to France by way of Marseilles, Aix, Avignon and Grenoble, before settling in Lyons in around ...

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Dutch, 17th century, male.

Born c. 1605, in Heusden; died 16 May 1671, in Arnemuyden.

Painter. Religious subjects, allegorical subjects, interiors, church interiors, architectural views.

Dirck van Delen was probably a pupil of Frans Hals and is thought to have been in Rome in 1623. In 1626 he was in Amemuyden, where he acquired citizenship in 1628 and became a tax collector, burgomaster, a member of the Council and the Consistory, and a senior member in 1663. Although living in Amemuyden he was a member of the Middelburg guild in 1639 and continued to pay his annual subscription up to 1666. From September 1668 to September 1669 he lived in Antwerp in the 'Olyftact' chamber of rhetoric, where he executed a painting with the figures painted by Th Boeyermans. He painted the architectural features of paintings by Boeyermans, D. Hals, E. Biset, P. Codde, Wouwerman, J.-A. Duck, A. Palamedes, Van Herp and Th. van Thulden....

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Dutch, 17th century, male.

Born 1610, in Tournai or in Doornik; died 1673, in Rotterdam.

Painter. Figures, church interiors, architectural views, landscapes.

Anthonie Delorme was a pupil of Jan van Vucht in Rotterdam; he also lived in Delft and Antwerp. Delorme painted landscapes, views of monuments and buildings and church interiors....

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Flemish School, 18th century, male.

Born in Courtrai.

Painter, watercolourist. Church interiors, landscapes, architectural views.

Depelchin exhibited at the Lille Salon in 1788 and took part in exhibitions in Paris in 1793 and 1795.

Courtrai: Interior of Notre-Dame de Paris

Lille: Landscape (watercolour)...

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French, 18th century, male.

Born May 1743, in Auxerre; died 17 March 1804, in Stockholm.

Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman (including ink/wash), engraver (etching), caricaturist, decorative artist, architect. Religious subjects, historical subjects, military subjects, church interiors, architectural interiors, landscapes with figures, landscapes, urban views, harbour scenes, architectural views, costume studies...

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Belgian, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 14 October 1865, in Brussels; died 1959.

Painter, decorative designer, sculptor, architect. Religious subjects, figures, portraits, genre scenes, landscapes, seascapes.

Dierickx was a pupil of Jean Portaels and Joseph Stallaert. In 1887 he won the Godecharle Prize, which enabled him to travel in Italy. He regularly participated in the activities of the ...

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Italian, 19th – 20th century, male.

Active in Bergamo.

Born 1844, in Bergamo; died 1911, in Rome.

Painter, watercolourist. Figures, architectural views, church interiors, architectural interiors, landscapes, urban landscapes.

Stefano Donadoni worked on interiors of churches and palaces. His major works include Ancient Bergamo, The Goatherd...

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Spanish, 17th century, male.

Born 1628, in Consuegra (Toledo); died 1690, in Madrid.

Painter, fresco artist, architect. Religious subjects. Murals.

José Jimenez Donoso studied under Francisco Fernández in Madrid. He later spent time in Rome, either from 1647 to 1654 or 1650 to 1657. When he returned to Spain he became a celebrated architect, a skilled fresco artist and painter of retables; in ...

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French, 16th century, male.

Born 1510, probably in Paris; died after 1584, in Annecy or in Geneva.

Draughtsman, engraver. Religious subjects, mythological subjects, architectural views, interiors. Ornaments.

Fontainebleau School (related to).

Du Cerceau's parents' surname was Androuet; the name Du Cerceau came from a distinctive ring that hung from the top of their house in Orléans, and was added to his surname by Jacques Androuet himself. He spent most of his life in Orléans, where he lived in the family home. Many of his works are dated. Certain biographers maintain that he studied under Étienne Delaulne, but the similarity between his work and the work of Léonard Thiry implies that he trained at Thiry's school. He visited Italy with George d'Armagnac, Francis I's ambassador to the Venetian Republic. On his return, in 1546 or 1547, he won sponsors in the royal family and in the nobility. He is believed to have retired to Switzerland and the Savoie region of France. A Protestant, he suffered persecution, and requested leave from the King....

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German, 17th century, male.

Stonemason, sculptor, painter, decorative designer. Religious subjects.

Dub was active in Cleves. He was made a burgher of Lucerne (Switzerland) on 7 March 1613 and member of the Brotherhood of St Luke. He worked on the choir of the main church and executed a tablet with a crucifix on the altar of St Henry which was destroyed by fire in ...

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Italian, 19th century, male.

Born 1837, in Turin; died 1897, in Turin.

Architect, painter.

Dufour studied with Bonainti in Genoa, and then in Florence. He chiefly painted religious pictures in the manner of Fra Angelico and Giotto.

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American, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 1840, in Chicago; died 27 January 1912, in Munich.

Painter, draughtsman. Genre scenes, landscapes, architectural views, ruins, church interiors, interiors.

Charles Dyer began his career in the Navy and the diplomatic corps (he was consul in Bristol and then Beirut). He left the diplomatic corps to devote himself to painting under the guidance of L. Jacquesson de la Chavreuse in Paris. In ...

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British, 19th century, male.

Born 17 November 1793, in Plymouth; died 24 December 1865, in Pisa, Italy.

Painter, pastellist, draughtsman. Religious subjects, portraits, landscapes, architectural views.

Charles Eastlake was the son of George Eastlake, Judge Advocate at Plymouth. He was one of the first pupils of Prout, whom he accompanied in excursions around the countryside. At 14 he was sent to Charterhouse School, but in ...

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Dutch, 17th century, male.

Baptised 12 May 1630 in Antwerp; died c. 1676, in Antwerp.

Painter. Architectural views, church interiors.

Some biographers claim that Wilhelm von Ehrenberg was born in Germany in 1637. He was a master in Antwerp in 1663 and married Maria Seys, the daughter of the painter, on 5 August. His paintings were embellished by H. van Minderhout, Gonzales Coques, K. E. Biset, and Jeroom Janssens, among others....

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German, 19th century, male.

Born 13 May 1818, in Pless; died 28 July 1897, in Semmering.

Painter. Religious subjects, portraits, architectural views.

A pupil at the fine arts academy in Vienna in the studio of Kupelwieser and Führich, Engerth subsequently travelled in France, England and Italy. In ...

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French, 16th – 17th century, male.

Active in Bressuire.

Born 1570; died c. 1635.

Painter, engraver, architect. Religious subjects, portraits.

As royal painter, Charles Erard worked for Marie de' Medici and was involved in decorating the Palais de Luxembourg in Paris in 1621. He was the father of Erard de Bressuire. In ...

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Austrian, 19th century, male.

Born 14 October 1808, in Vienna; died 17 October 1862, in Vienna.

Painter. Architectural views, church interiors, urban landscapes.

Leopold Ernst was a pupil at the Akademie der bildenden Künste in Vienna, where he continued to work, becoming a member in ...

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Swiss, 18th century, male.

Born 1707, in Ingoldingen, near Biberach; died probably in 1775, in Beromünster.

Painter, fresco artist, draughtsman. Religious subjects, portraits, architectural views, animals.

Esperling worked for private individuals and for the churches in and around Basel. He was living in Beromünster around ...