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John Renton

Birthdate: (83)
Death: January 18, 1859 (83)
Middlesex, England
Place of Burial: Saint John at Hackney, Hackney, Middlesex, England
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Son of John Renton and Hannah Renton
Brother of Jane Creighton

Occupation: Artist
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About John Renton

John Renton was an English portrait and landscape painter, who exhibited at the Royal Academy from 1799 to 1840. He contributed altogether some forty pictures, one of which was a 'Charles I. raising his Standard at Nottingham.' In the year 1840 he sent some intaglios to the exhibition.

He specialised in portraits of religious non-conformists and painted members of his family. Paintings of family by John were handed down through the line of Richard Renton, his brother.


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John Renton's Timeline

November 21, 1775
December 15, 1775
London Wall Scotch Church,London,London,England
January 18, 1859
Age 83
Middlesex, England
January 22, 1859
Age 83
Saint John at Hackney, Hackney, Middlesex, England