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Barker, Thomas Jones

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Born: 1815 AD
Died: 1882 AD, at 67 years of age.

Nationality: English
Categories: Painters

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Thomas Jones Barker was an English historical and portrait painter.

 

1815 - Thomas Jones Barker was born in Bath, England.

 

1834 - He went to Paris and studied for several years in the studio of Horace Vernet.

 

1845 - Thomas Jones Barker returned to England, settled in London, and became known as a painter of portraits and military subjects.

 

He was a frequent exhibitor at the Royal Academy of Arts in London.

 

1870 - Barker became prominent as a painter of military works.

 

1882 - Thomas Jones Barker died in London on March 27, 1882.

 

 

 


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