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John Henry Campbell

 (1755 - 1828)
John Henry Campbell was active/lived in Ireland.  John Campbell is known for landscape and figure painting, printmaking.

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John Henry Campbell


John Henry Campbell (1757-1828)

A highly respected watercolourist of his day, the Irish artist John Henry Campbell was born in Dublin in 1757, and, like the nineteenth century watercolourist John Faulkner, studied at the Royal Dublin Society school of art.  He duly established himself in Dublin as a landscape artist in both oils and watercolours.  He was also accomplished at figure painting, sketching and printmaking.

The composition of his watercolour painting was often quite formal - for example, he tended to 'frame' his principal subject within trees and other scenic reference points - but his treatment of light was outstanding for a watercolourist of his day, and he had a noticeable effect on you  ...  Displaying 750 of 2745 characters.



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About  John Henry Campbell

Born:  1755 - Dublin, Ireland
Died:   1828
Known for:  landscape and figure painting, printmaking