Joseph Wright Of Derby /   Joseph Wright

United Kingdom 1734 - 1797

Painting

Joseph Wright Of Derby
Joseph Wright
Male
United Kingdom
1734
April 2, 2013
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Joseph Wright of Derby was an English landscape and portrait painter who has been acclaimed as the first professional painter to express the spirit of the Industrial Revolution.

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