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Thomas Harrington Wilson

(circa 1820-active 1886), Draughtsman illustrator, landscape, portrait and genre painter

Artist associated with 3 portraits

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Benjamin Nottingham Webster as Stanilas de Fonblanche in 'The Roused Lion', by Charles Baugniet, printed by  M & N Hanhart, after  Thomas Harrington Wilson - NPG D37626

Benjamin Nottingham Webster as Stanilas de Fonblanche in 'The Roused Lion'

by Charles Baugniet, printed by M & N Hanhart, after Thomas Harrington Wilson
hand-coloured lithograph, (1848)
NPG D37626

Butler Wentworth of the Theatre Royal Haymarket as Claude Melnotte, by Thomas Harrington Wilson, printed by  Day & Son - NPG D37650

Butler Wentworth of the Theatre Royal Haymarket as Claude Melnotte

by Thomas Harrington Wilson, printed by Day & Son
lithograph, 1850
NPG D37650


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Lada V. Syrovatko, Kaliningrad, Russia.

03 April 2020, 10:37

Wilson, Thomas Harrington (b.c. 1820) Born Birmingham, son of Thomas Harrington Wilson, jeweler. Aged 41 in 1861 census. E[habited at RA (22), BI (1), SBA (2), NWS 1842-56 from London. Married Ann Higham at St Martin-in-the-Fields 3 June 1841. Engraved by Madeley. (Brian Stuart & Mervyn Cutten. The Dictionary of portrait painters in Britain up to 1920. Antique Collectors’ Club, Suffolk – NY, 1997. P. 498)

He was a miniature portraits painter, I nawe one in my collection (jn ivory, signed T.H. Wilson (about 1850, I think). 2.00" X 1.75". It depicts a half length portrait study of an elderly lady in a black gown with pink cape and white frilled bonnet.

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