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John Dawson Watson

(1832-1892), Painter and illustrator

Later Victorian Portraits Catalogue Entry

Sitter in 6 portraits
Watson studied at Manchester School of Art and the Royal Academy and became a painter, watercolourist and prolific illustrator of books and magazines. His oil paintings are usually small and show a Pre-Raphaelite feeling for colour and detail.

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John Dawson Watson, by Elliott & Fry - NPG Ax14973

John Dawson Watson

by Elliott & Fry
albumen carte-de-visite, mid-late 1860s
NPG Ax14973

John Dawson Watson, by David Wilkie Wynfield - NPG x20698

John Dawson Watson

by David Wilkie Wynfield
albumen print on paper mount, circa 1863-1864
NPG x20698

John Dawson Watson, by Elliott & Fry - NPG Ax28972

John Dawson Watson

by Elliott & Fry
albumen carte-de-visite, late 1860s?
NPG Ax28972

John Dawson Watson, by Elliott & Fry - NPG Ax131913

John Dawson Watson

by Elliott & Fry
albumen print on card mount, late 1860s?
NPG Ax131913

John Dawson Watson, by W. & D. Downey - NPG x136796

John Dawson Watson

by W. & D. Downey
albumen carte-de-visite, 1871-1877
NPG x136796


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