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Qualifications
painter, watercolorist, manufacturer of gouaches, court painter, pastelist, draftsman, drawing collector, print collector
since 1792 court painter as successor of Reynolds
Nationality/school
English
Born
Bristol (England) 1769-04-13
possibly born on 13 April; baptized on 4 May (Albinson 2010)
Deceased
London (England) 1830-01-07
See also
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Biographical information
Period of activity
1780 - 1830
Education
autodidact
Active in
  • Bath (Engeland) 1780 - 1787
    at eleven, Lawrence's work as a pastelist and draftsman becomes the main source of income for the family (Albinson 2010)
  • Londen (Engeland) 1787 - 1818
  • Aken 1818
    stayed here since September of that year to leave for Vienna in December (Garlick, Rothenstein 1965)
  • Wenen 1818 - 1819
    since December 1818 (Garlick, Rothenstein 1965)
  • Rome 1819 - 1820
    Spent a month in Florence on the return trip to England in early 1820 (Albinson 2010)
  • Londen (Engeland) 1820 - 1825
  • Parijs 1825 - 1826
    sent to Paris by George IV to portray Charles X and the Dauphin
  • Londen (Engeland) 1826 - 1830
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Subjects
This field specifies the various subject categories or genres that constitute the oeuvre of the artist in question. The contents of this field are generally based more on the documentation available at the RKD than on the literature.
figure study (main subject), genre, landscape (as genre), portrait, portrait, portrait, self-portrait, group portrait, Christian religious scene, still life
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Entered on: 1992-01-12; Modification on: 2020-05-15

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