William Duesbury

1725 - 1786

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William Duesbury (1725–1786) was an English enameller, in the sense of a painter of porcelain, who became an important porcelain entrepreneur, founder of the Royal Crown Derby and owner of porcelain factories at Bow, Chelsea, Derby and Longton Hall. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of William Duesbury has received more than 14,703 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. William Duesbury is the 1,378th most popular painter, the 3,959th most popular biography from United Kingdom and the 86th most popular British Painter.

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Among painters, William Duesbury ranks 1,378 out of 1,428Before him are Jacek Yerka, Helen Allingham, Vladimír Vašíček, John Marin, Tom Thomson, and Samuel Palmer. After him are Stuart Davis, Georg Holtzendorff, Kiki Smith, Vilho Lampi, Jack Butler Yeats, and Rob Gonsalves.

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Among people born in 1725, William Duesbury ranks 28Before him are Joseph Duplessis, John Wilkes, Duke Louis of Mecklenburg-Schwerin, Jean-Étienne Montucla, Francesco Bartolozzi, and George Mason. After him are Charles Townshend and Dru Drury. Among people deceased in 1786, William Duesbury ranks 19Before him are Pierre Poivre, John Byron, Princess Ernestine of Saxe-Weimar, Princess Amelia of Great Britain, Nathanael Greene, and Gaspar de Portolá.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, William Duesbury ranks 3,959 out of 6,924Before him are Harry Mallin (1892), Stephen Leacock (1869), Ian McDonald (1960), Geoffrey Unsworth (1914), William Ames (1576), and Heather Harper (1930). After him are Chris Thomas (1947), Charles Lapworth (1842), Gertrude Lawrence (1898), Dave Greenfield (1949), Stigand (null), and Robert Del Naja (1966).

Among PAINTERS In United Kingdom

Among painters born in United Kingdom, William Duesbury ranks 86Before him are William Beechey (1753), Paul Nash (1889), Peter Doig (1959), Derek Riggs (1958), Helen Allingham (1848), and Samuel Palmer (1805). After him are Jack Butler Yeats (1871), Augustus John (1878), Howard Hodgkin (1932), Benjamin Wilson (1721), Ernest Townsend (1880), and Stephen Wiltshire (1974).