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Last NameAlken    
Given NameSamuel    
alt. NamesS. A. ;     
Marriage    
Childrenpainters: George (c. 1794-1837 c.); Henry Thomas (1785-1851); Samuel Jr. (1784-1825); Seffrien John (1796-1857)    
Year born1756 London    
Year died1815    
Place of deathLondon    
Father's occupationornamental carver and gilder Sefferien Alken I (1717-1782)    
Relatives    
Education    
Country of ActivityUnited Kingdom    
Worked forErasmus Darwin ;    
Patronage    
Collaborators    
Techniquesbotanical drawing, wood engraving, and painting ; architecture, carving, and sculpting    
Sample(s)http://caliban.mpiz-koeln.mpg.de/darwin_erasmus/index.html    
Archival sourceshttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Samuel_Alken    
Published sourcesAKL2 1992:426 ; Nissen: Botan. Buchillustration 1966 ;    
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