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Joseph Wright of Derby

Joseph Wright of Derby
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Joseph Wright of Derby Biography

Joseph Wright was born on September 3 1734 in Derby, into the well-established middle class family of John Wright, attorney and Town Clerk of Derby, and his wife Hannah Brookes. He was the youngest of three brothers including John and Richard Wright.

Joseph Wright of Derby 134 Most Important Paintings and Artworks

Joseph Wright of Derby Bibliography

The Masters of Candlelight: An Anthology of Great Masters Including Georges De LA Tour, Godfried Schalcken, Joseph Wright of Derby by Christopher Wright. Art Books Intl Ltd, 1997.

Joseph Wright of Derby in Liverpool by Alex Kidson, Elizabeth Barker, Sarah Parsons, Jane Longmore, Martin Hopkinson. Yale University Press, 2008.

Joseph Wright of Derby;: A selection of paintings from the Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon. National Gallery of Art, 1969.

Wright of Derby by Judy Egerton. Metropolitan Museum Of Art, 1990.