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Last NameAllom    
Given NameThomas    
alt. NamesT. A. ;     
Marriage    
Children    
Year born1804 in Lambeth, south London    
Year died1872    
Place of death    
Father's occupationcoachman from Suffolk    
Relatives    
EducationIn 1819 apprenticed to architect Francis Goodwin for whom he worked until 1826; then studied at the Royal Academy School    
Country of ActivityUnited Kingdom     
Worked forT. A.: A topographical history of Surrey ; Belgium: in a picturesque tour ; Character & Costume in Turkey & Italy ; China, in a series of views, displaying the scenery, architecture & social habits of that ancient empire ; Belgium. In a picturesque tour ;    
Patronage    
Collaborators    
Techniquesarchitectural & technical drawing; also known for ethnographic, geographic & topographic painting    
Sample(s)https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thomas_Allom#/media/File:Allum_Bosphorus.jpg    
Archival sourceshttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thomas_Allom    
Published sourcesKlingender 1968/74: 74 ;    
otherBritish architect & topographic artist, chiefly known for his numerous topographical works, which were used to illustrate books on travel. Further Places of Activity: Europe (Belgium and Italy), and Asia (Turkey and China).    
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