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Thomas Gainsborough
Birth: ???. 14, 1727
Sudbury, England
Death: Aug. 17, 1788

Artist. An English portrait and landscape painter, in 1740 he went to London and became the assistant and pupil of the French engraver Hubert Gravelot. He is celebrated for the elegance, vivacity, and refinement of his portraits, which were greatly influenced by the work of Van Dyck. Outstanding among his well-known works are Perdita, The Blue Boy, and Lady Innes. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Margaret Burr Gainsborough (1728 - 1797)*
 
 Children:
  Mary Gainsborough (____ - 1748)*
  Mary Gainsborough Fischer (1750 - 1826)*
  Margaret Gainsborough (1751 - 1820)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
St Anne Churchyard
Kew
London Borough of Richmond upon Thames
Greater London, England
 
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Record added: Sep 03, 2000
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Just viewed some of your wonderful works at The Huntington. RIP
- Suzy E.
 Added: Aug. 26, 2014

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