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Benjamin Robert Haydon, ‘Sir George Beaumont’ 1814
Benjamin Robert Haydon
Sir George Beaumont 1814

Sir George Howland Beaumont, 7th Baronet (6 November 1753 – 7 February 1827) was a British art patron and amateur painter. He played a crucial part in the creation of London's National Gallery by making the first bequest of paintings to that institution.

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