“Market Place Hitchin” by Evacustes A Phipson – Gatwards, Market Place, Hitchin Herts, UK
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N 51° 56.829 W 000° 16.717
30U E 687027 N 5758658
Quick Description: A painting of Gatwards shop on the corner of Market Place and Sun St in Hitchin.
Location: Eastern England, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 10/1/2014 3:18:25 AM
Waymark Code: WMMK3R
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67
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Long Description:
Evacustes A Phipson was born Edward Arthur Phipson in 1854 in King’s Norton. He changed his first name to Evacustes, a greek word meaning easy listener. He emigrated to Australia, but returned in 1889 to earn his living as a painter. He produced many paintings of local scenes across Britain. He died in Rye in 1931.

The painting is oil on canvas, painted 1903, and is in the collection of Hitchin Museum and Art Gallery.
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Artist: Evacustes Arthur Phipson

Date of Painting: 1/1/1903

Date of Your Photograph: 9/30/2014

Medium of Painting: Oil on canvas

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