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Andrew Nicholl

 (1804 - 1886)
Andrew Nicholl was active/lived in United Kingdom, Ireland, Sri Lanka.  Andrew Nicholl is known for landscape and marine painting, teaching.

Andrew Nicholl

Andrew Nicholl "was an Irish painter and a founder member of the Belfast Association of Artists, and in 1847 was elected as an associate member to the Royal Hibernian Academy*, becoming a full member in 1860.

The son of a bootmaker, and younger brother of painter William Nicholl (1794-1840), Andrew was apprenticed to a printer and worked as a compositor on the The Northern Whig.  He found patronage under Sir James Emerson Tennent, who funded a trip to London in 1830-1832.

He exhibited his work at the RHA in Dublin and at the Royal Academy, London*.  Tennent's patronage also secured for him an appointment as teacher of landscape drawing, painting and design at the Colombo Academy (later Royal   ...  Displaying 750 of 1407 characters.

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About  Andrew Nicholl

Born:  1804 - Belfast, Ireland
Died:   1886
Known for:  landscape and marine painting, teaching