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Barker, Thomas Jones

Born: 1815 AD
Died: 1882 AD
Nationality: English
Categories: Painters

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.