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Francis Haden

 (1818 - 1910)
Francis Seymour (Sir) Haden was active/lived in United Kingdom, England, Ireland.  Francis Haden is known for etching and landscape painting.

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Francis Haden


Sir Francis Seymour Haden (16 September 1818 - 1 June 1910), was an English surgeon, best known as an etcher.

He was born in London, his father, Charles Thomas Haden, being a well-known doctor and lover of music. He was educated at Derby School, Christ's Hospital, and University College, London, and also studied at the Sorbonne, Paris, where he took his degree in 1840. He was admitted as a member of the College of Surgeons in London in 1842.

In 1843-1844, with his friends Duval, Le Cannes and Colonel Guibout, he travelled in Italy and made his first sketches from nature. Haden attended no art school and had no art teachers, but between 1845 and 1848 he studied portfolios of prints belonging to a second-hand dealer named Love,   ...  Displaying 750 of 6600 characters.



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About  Francis Haden

Born:  1818 - London, England
Died:   1910
Known for:  etching and landscape painting