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Artists who influenced William Gilpin
English artist, clergyman, schoolmaster, and author, best known as one of the originators of the idea of the picturesque. Gilpin was born in Cumbria, the son of Captain John Bernard Gilpin, a soldier and amateur artist. From an early age he was an enthusiastic sketcher and collector of prints, but while his brother Sawrey Gilpin became a professional painter, William opted for a career in the chur ... more (Google)Artists who were influenced by William Gilpin

Claude Lorrain

Landscape with Lake and Ruins
(British Museum)

Landscape with Ruined Castle
(Fitzwilliam Museum)

Robert Adam

Nicolas Poussin

Landscape with Figures
(British Museum)

Landscape with Greek Temple
(British Museum)

Henry Walton
Ruin between Trees
(British Museum)

Landscape with Tower and Trees
(British Museum)

Sawrey Gilpin
Gothic Ruin by Water
(British Museum)

Mountainous Landscape with Tower
(British Museum)

Thomas Malton II