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Biography of Artist


1821 – 1885

Exeter born artist from a large family of painters, his brother Henry was a watercolourist.

John painted many marine and coastal scenes but also some equestrian portraits including a bay hunter in a landscape.

He studied at the Government School of Design at Somerset House, London and married a daughter of Francis Danby. His studio sale was held at Christies on 25 February 1886

He exhibited at the Royal Academy (32) the British Institution, Society of British Artists, Royal Institute of Painters in Watercolours (47), and the Grosvenor Gallery, the Dowdeswell Gallery (80) and many more across the UK

Mogford, John

Bamborough Castle, Northumberland

18 x 30

Oil on Canvas

Price band: I (from £5000 to £10000)

Size band: B (Medium)

Subjects: Beach, Marine

Categories: Victorian, Marine