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Last NameFawcett    
Given NameMartha °    
alt. NamesM. P. F. ; Martha Porter ;    
Marriagewood engraver Benjamin Fawcett (1808-1893) in 1848    
Children    
Year born1827 in Driffield, Yorkshire    
Year died1912    
Place of deathDriffield, Yorkshire    
Father's occupationMr. Porter    
Relatives    
Education    
Country of ActivityUnited Kingdom    
Worked forFrancis Orpen Morris: History of British Birds (1850-7) ; W. Houghton: British Freshwater Fishes (1879) ; W. T. Greene: Parrots in Captivity ; David Wooster: Alpine Plants ;    
Patronage    
Collaboratorsengraver Benjamin Fawcett ; artist Alexander Francis Lydon ; colorist Augusta Woodmansey ;    
Techniquesornithological, ichthyological, and botanical drawing and watercolor painting ; hand-colouring    
Sample(s)http://scientificillustration.tumblr.com/post/19179928701/heracliteanfire-print-by-benjamin-fawcett ; http://www.oldprint.co.uk/search.php?q=e&search=    
Archival sourceshttp://fmhibd.library.cmu.edu/HIBD-DB/ArtCat/recordlist.php?-skip=3075&-max=25 ;    
Published sourcesAKL 37 2003: 306 ; C. E. Jackson: Hand-coloured zool. ill., in: Arch. Nat. Hist. 38, 1(2011): 43-4 ;    
otherDrew & completed proof pattern for the colorists.    
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