Henry Thomson was born at Portsea in Plymouth.
Girl at Spring by Henry Thomson, 18011840
© The Portsmouth City Museum
- Oil on canvas
- 178 x 127 cm
- Acquired in:
- Presented by:
- A L Nicholson through The Art Fund
He succeeded Henry Fuseli as Keeper of the Royal Academy in 1825 but resigned in 1827 owing to ill-health. He retired to Portsea where he died.
From the collection of A.L.Nicholson.