FAMAG 2000.11

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Bentley, Charles (1806-1854): Falmouth, publisher: Wallis, H., engraving, 20 x 25.7 cms. Purchased by Falmouth Town Council.

About the Artist

Bentley began his career working for the Fielding brothers as an engraver. He was elected an Associate of the old Watercolour Society in 1834 and made a full member in 1843. He painted all over Britain, also visiting the Channel Islands and northern France.