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  • Margaret Gainsborough (c.1728 - c.1798)
    Mrs. Gainsborough, an extremely sweet-tempered woman, survived her husband ten years. There is a pretty anecdote that Gainsborough, if he ever had a tiff with her, would write a pacifying note, con...
  • Margaret Gainsborough (1751 - 1820)
    The other daughter, Margaret, died unmarried.
  • Mary Gainsborough (1750 - 1826)
    Eldest (surviving) daughter of the famous English eighteenth century portrait painter, Thomas Gainsborough. (A previous daughter, also named Mary, died in infancy in 1748). Precise date of birth un...
  • Mary Gainsborough (b. - 1748)
  • Thomas Gainsborough, the painter (1727 - 1788)
    Thomas Gainsborough (christened 14 May 1727 – 2 August 1788) was an English portrait and landscape painter. He was born the youngest son of John Gainsborough, a weaver in Suffolk, and, in 1740, left ...

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