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Harry Sutton Palmer RI RBA (1853-1933)

Harold Sutton Palmer, more commonly known as Harry, was born in Plymouth in 1853. He was a notable and extremely popular artist of landscapes in watercolours.

He was the second of three children born to John and Susan Sutton Palmer. His father, John, was a Picture Dealer and his brother, also John, was a China Merchant. By the age of 18, Harry Sutton Palmer’s occupation was noted in the 1871 census as ‘Painter in Watercolours’. He is most well-known for his architectural and natural landscapes of Great Britain, Europe and America.

In 1871 the Sutton Palmer family were living in St Pancras, London.

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Lakes & Lochs (1)
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