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Name Haden, Francis Seymour
Other names Haden, Francis Seymour
Seymour-Haden, Sir Francis
Life Dates 1818-1910
Born: London, England, UK
Died: Alresford, England, UK
Nationality English
Occupation surgeon, etcher, and collector
Notes Worked with brother-in-law, James McNeill Whistler, on etchings of the Thames, but the project was short-lived. Helped found the Royal Society of Painter-Etchers and Engravers in Britain, and helped revive etching in England in the late 1800s.
Role Artist

Associated Records

Image of Art-2D Collection - 1962.20.35

Art-2D Collection - 1962.20.35

"A Lancashire River," 1881, etching by Seymour Haden. It features the scene of a river with black and white cows wading in it or along its left bank. On the right hand side is a river bank with trees and a large rock outcropping on its far end. Signed lower right: Seymour Haden 1881