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Name: Alfred William Hunt
Gender: Male
Relationship: Maker
Nationality: British: English
Date of birth: 1830-11-15
Place of birth: Europe: Northern Europe: UK: England: Merseyside: Liverpool
Date of death: 1896-05-03
Place of death: Europe: Northern Europe: UK: England: London
Cause of death: Brain haemorrhage
Brief biography: English landscape painter (1830 - 1896)
Further information: Liverpool artist Alfred William Hunt was the only surviving son of landscape painter Andrew Hunt (1790-1861). He was educated at Liverpool Collegiate School and Corpus Christi, Oxford, where he won the Newdigate prize and was elected a fellow in 185... more

Name: Violet Isabel Hunt
Gender: Female
Relationship: Previous owner
Nationality: British
Date of birth: 1862-09-28
Place of birth: Europe: Northern Europe: UK: England: County Durham: Durham
Date of death: 1942-01-16
Place of death: Europe: Northern Europe: UK: England: London
Cause of death: Pneumonia
Brief biography: English writer (1862-1942) and daughter of artist Alfred William Hunt (1830 - 1896)
Further information: Violet Hunt was the eldest daughter of the well-known landscape painter Alfred William Hunt (1830 - 1896) and novelist Margaret Raine Hunt (1831–1912). She studied at Notting Hill and Ealing high school and and later at Kensington Art School.

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