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Richard Bonington
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Born in Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Born on 25th of October 1802
Died on 23rd of September 1828

Born 1802. Died 1828 - English painter.


Studied art in Paris and began friendship with Eugene Delacroix. First works exhibited in the Salon in 1822. Best known works included Entrance to the Grand Canal and Ducal Palace.

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