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 Caroline Watson

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Caroline Watson

Birth
London, City of London, Greater London, England
Death 14 Jun 1814 (aged 53–54)
Pimlico, City of Westminster, Greater London, England
Burial Marylebone, City of Westminster, Greater London, England
Memorial ID 12489 View Source
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Engraver. She studied her craft under her father, the Irish-born engraver James Watson. She dealt in both mezzotint and stipple, using the scenes and portraits of well-known artists such as Gilbert Stuart, Sir Joshua Reynolds, and Samuel Shelley. In 1785 she became Engraver to Queen Charlotte. Her pieces include "Prince William of Gloucester" (1784), and "Death of Cardinal Beaufort" (1792) both created for the Boydell Shakespeare Gallery; and "Life of George Romney Esq." (1809) created for William Hayley.

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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Added: 12 Sep 2000
  • Find a Grave Memorial 12489
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/12489/caroline-watson : accessed ), memorial page for Caroline Watson (1760–14 Jun 1814), Find a Grave Memorial ID 12489, citing St. Marylebone Churchyard, Marylebone, City of Westminster, Greater London, England ; Maintained by Find a Grave .