Henry Stacy Marks(1829-1898), Painter
Sitter in 10 portraits
One of the founders of the St John's Wood Clique, Marks had a reputation for his high spirits and conviviality. He enjoyed success as a painter of Shakespearean and historical subjects and, later, ornithological pictures. He also turned his talents to everything ranging from decorative designs for interiors and ceramics to magazine illustrations and advertising posters.