Thomas Mann Baynes

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Thomas Mann Baynes (1794–1876) was an English artist and lithographer. [1] He is known for his drawings and watercolours of landscapes, buildings and outdoor events.

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Life

He was London born, and is probably the son of James Baynes, a noted watercolour artist. [1] He produced views of Liverpool and Ireland, and appears to have made a successful living as a printer.

Works

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Phenakistiscope disc (animated) Running rats, Fantascope by T.M. Baynes, 1833

Thomas Mann Baynes' works include:

Many of his subjects were engraved and published, generally in London. A notable panorama of the River Thames was drawn from nature and engraved on stone.

Family

Fredrick Thomas Baynes (1824–1874) also a watercolour artist, was probably his son. [1]

Notes

  1. 1 2 3 H. L. Mallalieu (1986). The Dictionary of British Watercolour Artists up to 1920. Antique Collectors' Club. p. 34. ISBN   1-85149-025-6.


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