19 c. Early Modern Painter
b. 1767 in Cambourne, Cornwall, England; d. 1847 in Londres, England. Began his career as a poor China-painter. Became a student at the Royal Academy, and in 1805 became a member of the Watercolor Society. Many etchings were made of his works (mainly watercolors).
Bénézit; Dict. natl. biog.; Fisher, Watercolour ptrs.; London (GBR), V & A., JOSHUA CRISTALL; Thieme-Becker.