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Thomas Gainsborough. Gainsborough Dupont. 1770s. Oil on canvas. Tate Gallery, London, UK. More. [Order a Print][Order a Hand-Painted Reproduction]

Thomas Gainsborough. Gainsborough Dupont.
Gainsborough Dupont (1754-94) was the son of Gainsborough's sister, Sarah, and her husband, Philip Dupont, a carpenter in Sudbury. Since 1772 he was Gainsborough's pupil, after his formal apprenticeship was completed he remained with his uncle as a studio assistant. After the uncle's death, he pursued a career as a portrait painter and landscapist; his style was wholly influenced by his uncle's

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