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Francis John Wyburd, 1826-?1893

Nationality: British
Date of Birth: 1826
Place of Birth: London
Date of Death: 1893?
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Francis John Wyburd was a painter of genre, literary and historical subjects.


He studied with the lithographic artist Thomas Fairland and later at the Royal Academy Schools. He exhibited from 1846 at the Royal Academy and the British Institution amongst others and was a member of the Royal Society of British Artists when JW was President from 1886-88.


Bénézit, E., Dictionnaire des Peintres, Sculpteurs, Dessinateurs et Graveurs, 8 vols, Paris, 1956-61; Wood, Christopher, Victorian Painters, 2 vols., 3rd ed., revised, Woodbridge, Suffolk, 1995.