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The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler

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Robert Bateman, 1841 or 1842-1922

Nationality: English
Date of Birth: 1842
Place of Birth:
Date of Death: 1922
Place of Death:

Identity:

Robert Bateman was a minor Pre-Raphaelite painter.

Life:

He studied at the Royal Academy Schools and later exhibited at the Academy, the Grosvenor Gallery and elsewhere. He may have known JW in the mid-seventies, since his name appears in an address book (#12714).

Bibliography:

Wood, Christopher, Victorian Painters, 2 vols., 3rd ed., revised, Woodbridge, Suffolk, 1995; UK census 1881 from http://www.familysearch.org (accessed 2004).