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  2. James Thornhill - Wikipedia

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    Sir James Thornhill (25 July 1675 or 1676 – 4 May 1734) was an English painter of historical subjects working in the Italian baroque tradition.

  3. Sir James Thornhill | Dorset Ancestors

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    His father was Walter Thornhill of Wareham, a grocer who was the eighth of sixteen children; his mother Mary was the daughter of the Governor of Wareham, Col William Sydenham. While James was still young, his father abandoned his children, leaving James in the care of his uncle, Dr Sydenham.

  4. James Thornhill (1675 - 1734) - Genealogy - geni family tree

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    Sir James Thornhill (25 July 1675 or 1676 – 4 May 1734) was an English painter of historical subjects, in the Italian baroque tradition. James Thornhill was born in Melcombe Regis. He was the son of Walter Thornhill of Wareham and Mary, eldest daughter of Colonel William Sydenham, governor of Weymouth.

  5. Re: Sir James Thornhill - Genealogy.com

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    Re: Sir James Thornhill ... (1227) to persons who died in about 1600.Sir James was son of Walter THORNHILL of Wareham, ... eldest daughter of Col. William Sydenham, ...

  6. Sir James Thornhill. Expert art authentication ...

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    Sir James Thornhill was an English painter of historical subjects, in the Italian baroque tradition. He was the son of Walter Thornhill of Wareham and Mary, eldest daughter of Colonel William Sydenham, governor of Weymouth. In 1689, he was apprenticed to Thomas Highmore (1660-1720), a specialist in non-figurative decorative painting.

  7. James Thornhill - Local Business | Facebook

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    James Thornhill. 26 likes. Sir James Thornhill was an English painter of historical subjects working in the Italian baroque tradition. He was responsible...

  8. History of the Amersham Area | Sir James Thornhill 1675-1734

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    Thornhill had a son, John, and a daughter, Jane, who married the painter William Hogarth. A portrait of Thornhill by Hogarth may be seen in the British Library and there is a self-portrait in the St. Paul’s Cathedral collection. Sir James Thornhill died intestate in 1734 “sitting in his chair” at Thornhill, Stalbridge in Dorset.

  9. Sir James Thornhill - Yovla

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    Sir James Thornhill (25 July 1675 or 1676 – 4 May 1734) was an English painter of historical subjects working in the Italian baroque tradition.

  10. The Dorset-born artist, Sir James Thornhill, made it to the top of his profession in the early 1700s, and in so doing rubbed shoulders with many of the important ...

  11. Old Royal Naval College | Blog | Sir James Thornhill ...

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    History often overlooks Sir James Thornhill, mentioned occasionally as the haughty father-in-law of William Hogarth, who eloped with his daughter Jane in 1729.