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Sir Thomas Lawrence

Sir Thomas Lawrence

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Death 7 Jan 1830 (aged 60)
Burial London, City of London, Greater London, England
Memorial ID 8057379 · View Source
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Artist. Born the son of an innkeeper in Bristol, he was a child prodigy who began drawing portraits at a very young age, and by 12 had his own studio. Studied at the Royal Academy, and was appointed Royal Artist to George III in 1792 at the age of 20. He was knighted in 1815 and elected president of the Royal Academy in 1820.

Bio by: Kristen Conrad


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  • Originally Created by: Kristen Conrad
  • Added: 3 Nov 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 8057379
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Sir Thomas Lawrence (13 Apr 1769–7 Jan 1830), Find A Grave Memorial no. 8057379, citing Saint Paul's Cathedral, London, City of London, Greater London, England ; Maintained by Find A Grave .