(1860 - 1912)
Thomas Blinks was active/lived in England. Thomas Blinks is known for hunting dog and race horse scene painting.
A Victorian painter in London whose specialty was hunting scenes,
especially with dogs and horses, Thomas Blinks exhibited regularly at the Royal
Academy from 1883 to 1910, and filled hunting scene commissions from King George V.
Blink's educational background is unknown, but the artist stated that
he learned horse anatomy from observation at the horse auction mart Tattersalls.
His painting talent was discouraged by his parents, and he spent some
time apprenticed to a tailor. In 1881, he had his first
exhibition, which was at the Dudley Gallery. The next year his
work was exhibited at the Royal Society of British Artists, and from
that time his reputation grew.
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