Charles Hamilton

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Name
Charles Hamilton (Sir)
Birth and death
1704 - 1786
Occupations
Profession details
Painter, Plantsman, Landscape designer
Related place
Author
Alistair Grant

Charles Hamilton (1704-1786) ninth son and fourteenth child of sixth Earl of Abercorn, painter, plantsman, and landscape designer who created Painshill between 1738 and 1773 inspired by the landscape paintings of Claude Lorrain, Nicolas Poussin, and Salvator Rosa.

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