Algernon Newton

United Kingdom 1880 - 1968


Algernon Newton
Algernon Newton
United Kingdom
July 6, 2013
I've studied International Relations and Diplomacy, but i'm actually interested in economy and social studies. There is something in art that somehow explains a lot that's happening in the world right now, and i seek to uncover it. Feel free to contact me at

Algernon Newton, also known as Canaletto of the canals, was a British artist widely known for his landscape paintings. He died in 1968.

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