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Joseph Wright of DerbyThe birth of science out of fire

Joseph Wright of Derby was an English artist born on September 3, 1734. Wright of Derby contributed to the Romantic, and Baroque movements and died on August 29, 1797. Get notified when Joseph Wright of Derby's biography is complete:

A Philosopher Lecturing on the Orrery

1766

A lighthouse on fire at night

1770

A Blacksmith's Shop

1771

The Alchemist

1771

Iron Forge Viewed from Without

1773

The Annual Girandola at the Castel Sant’Angelo, Rome

1775-1776

Lake by Moonlight with Castle on Hill

1787