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Roofs of London.

Roofs of London.
Roofs of London.
© National Maritime Museum, London
Repro ID: PV1974
Description: William Lionel Wyllie (1851-1931) was born into an artistic family. He is well-known today as a splendid maritime artist. He painted a number of different places, but he clearly had a passion for the river Thames, as this romantic view of London rooftops shows. As a young man, Wyllie lived upon a barge on the Thames, and converted it into a floating studio.
Creator: William Lionel Wyllie (artist)
Date: 19th century
Credit line: National Maritime Museum, London
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