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John Crome, aka Old Crome

English artist

Brief biography, in most instances from the Union List of Artist Names® Online:
Born Norwich, England. Major artist of the Norwich school and a representative of the transition from the 18th century Picturesque tradition to the Romantic approach to landscape. His work is noted for its bold use of space, attentiveness to local detail and broad handling of paint.

Artist ID number in the Union List of Artist Names®: ULAN 500115474.
The ULAN link above leads to a cataloging authority record at the Getty Research Institute.

Objects related to John Crome, aka Old Crome:

John Crome A Composition, late 18th century - early 19th century Etching
Anonymous, formerly attributed to John Crome Lime-Kiln in the Woods, 19th century - 20th century Oil painting on canvas
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