Frederick Walker (Painter)

Frederick Walker (Painter)

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Frederick Walker (26 May 1840 - 4 June 1875) was an English social realist painter and illustrator described by Sir John Everett Millais as "the greatest artist of the century."Walker was born at 90 Great Titchfield Street, Marylebone in London, the elder of twins and the 5th son of William Henry, Jeweller, and Ann (n e Powell) Walker - he was one of 8 children. His grandfather, William Walker had been an artist of some merit, who had exhibited regularly at the Royal Academy and British Institution between 1782-1802. Fredrick's mother was an embroideress, and became the family's chief breadwinner when his father died in 1847.show more

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  • Paperback | 64 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 4mm | 104g
  • Frac Press
  • United States
  • English
  • 6135879790
  • 9786135879797