School of Art

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School of Art
Aberystwyth University
Buarth Mawr
SY23 1NG

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Display artist/maker:

Harden Sidney Melville

   Active: 1837-1882

Painter, illustrator, and draughtsman. He illustrated many works such as Curiosities of Savage Life by James Greenwood. He created watercolours and engravings as well as oil paintings. He had three paintings hung in the Royal Academy’s show between 1837 and 1841. Son of the engraver Henry William Melville (1792-1870) and Martha Harden. He died on 4th June 1894.

Objects in the collections associated with this artist/maker

A Recruiting Sketch PL3265 Prints1860s

Derby Day Characters PL3264 Prints1860s