Augustus Wall Callcott
(1779 - 1844)
Augustus Wall Callcott was active/lived in United Kingdom. Augustus Callcott is known for Landscape painting.
Biography Augustus Wall Callcott
Wall Callcott was an English landscape painter. He studied music and
sang for the Westminster Abbey choir before enrolling at the Royal
Academy in the late 1790s and realizing his passion for painting. His
first artistic endeavors were portraits, but he soon transitioned to
landscape painting, which became the focus of his career.
style and pleasing tones were noticed by many, and he was elected a
royal academician at the Royal Academy in 1810. Because Callcott was so
careful and detail-oriented with his landscapes, on average, only about
five paintings a year could be exhibited. In addition to painting his
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