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FRANK STONE (1800-1859)

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Originally appearing in Volume V25, Page 957 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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FRANK STONE (1800-1859), British painter, was born in Manchester, and was entirely self-taught. He was elected an associate of the Society of Painters in Water Colours in 1833 and member in 1843; and an associate of the Royal Academy in 185r. The works he first exhibited at the Academy were portraits, but from 1840 onwards he contributed figure pictures, scenes from Shakespeare, scripture and sentimental subjects, many of which were engraved.
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