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Richard Dadd ( 1 August 1817 – 7 January 1886 ) was an English painter of the Victorian era, noted for his depictions of fairies and other supernatural subjects, Orientalist scenes, and enigmatic genre scenes, rendered with obsessively minuscule detail.
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Other artists concentrated on landscape painting, often of desert scenes, including Richard Dadd and Edward Lear.
The Fairy Feller's Master-Stroke by Richard Dadd, oil on canvas, 26 inches x 21 inches, 1855 – 64, Tate Gallery, London, England, UK
She adapted a number of her short stories for radio and wrote two original radio dramas on Richard Dadd and Ronald Firbank.
Examples of Victorian fairy-ring paintings include Come unto these Yellow Sands ( 1842 ) by Richard Dadd and Reconciliaion of Titania and Oberon ( 1847 ) by Joseph Noel Paton.
Some examples of horror vacui in art come from, or are influenced by, the mentally unstable and inmates of psychiatric hospitals, such as Richard Dadd in the 19th century, and many modern examples fall under the category of Outsider Art.
Other personalities connected with Cobham include Sir Joseph Williamson, and the insane artist Richard Dadd, who murdered his father near here in 1843.
* Richard Dadd ( 1817-1886 ), the English artist, murdered his father in 1843 following the onset of psychiatric illness.
However, the artist most closely associated with fairy painting was outsider artist Richard Dadd, a suspected schizophrenic who produced most of his work while incarcerated in the Bethlem psychiatric hospital for the murder of his father.
British Orientalism, though not as common as in France at the same period, had many specialists, including John Frederick Lewis, who lived for nine years in Cairo, David Roberts, a Scot who made lithographs of his travels in the Middle East and Italy, the nonsense writer Edward Lear, a continual traveller who reached as far as Ceylon, and Richard Dadd.
The other members of The Clique were Augustus Egg, Alfred Elmore, Richard Dadd, William Powell Frith, John Phillip, Edward Matthew Ward.
Egg was a member of The Clique, a group of artists founded by Richard Dadd and others in the late 1830s ( c. 1837 ).
While a student at the Royal Academy, Ward became a member of The Clique, a group of painters led by Richard Dadd.
While at the academy Phillip became a member of The Clique a group of aspirant artists organised by Richard Dadd.
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Adrian Quiney wrote to his son Richard on October 29 and again perhaps the next day, since the bearer of the letter, the bailiff, was expected to reach London on November 1.
* Richard Reti vs Aron Nimzowitsch, Berlin 1928, NimzoIndian Defence ( E38 ), 0 – 1 Two of the top hypermoderns cross swords to showcase their latest ideas.
Richard Buckminster " Bucky " Fuller (; July 12, 1895 – July 1, 1983 ) was an American systems theorist, architect, engineer, author, designer, inventor, and futurist.
* Richard J. Coggins, 1 and 2 Chronicles in Dunn, James D. G., Rogerson, John William ( eds ), " Eerdmans Commentary on the Bible " ( Eerdmans, 2003 )
Phylogenetic analysis by Chris Organ, Charles Nunn, Zarin Machanda, and Richard Wrangham suggests that cooking may have been invented as far back as 1. 8 million to 2. 3 million years ago.
For example, there are 20, 138, 200 Carmichael numbers between 1 and 10 < sup > 21 </ sup > ( approximately one in 50 billion numbers ).< ref name =" Pinch2007 "> Richard Pinch, " The Carmichael numbers up to 10 < sup > 21 </ sup >", May 2007 .</ ref > This makes tests based on Fermat's Little Theorem slightly risky compared to others such as the Solovay-Strassen primality test.
The album spawned hit singles from both Newton-John (" Magic ," No. 1 in the United States, and " Suddenly " with Cliff Richard ) and ELO (" I'm Alive ", which went gold, " All Over the World " and " Don't Walk Away ").
Judging by the number of reprints, Hamlet appears to have been Shakespeare's fourth most popular play during his lifetime — only Henry IV Part 1, Richard III and Pericles eclipsed it.
One of the most famous and complete hominid skeletons ever discovered was the 1. 6 million year old Homo erectus known as the Turkana Boy which was found by Kamoya Kimeu in 1984 on an excavation led by Richard Leakey.
Richard S. " Kinky " Friedman ( born November 1, 1944 ) is an American Texas Country singer, songwriter, novelist, humorist, politician and former columnist for Texas Monthly who styles himself in the mold of popular American satirists Will Rogers and Mark Twain.
* Patrick Kerwin ( as Chief Justice, 1 July 1954 – 2 February 1963 ; appointed a Puisne Justice under Prime Minister Richard Bennett, 20 July 1935 )
Richard Bartelot, of the Royal Artillery Institution, said that the bow was of yew, 6 feet ( 1. 83 m ) long, with a 3 foot ( 914 mm ) arrow.
* Richard Bartlett, " The Proprietary Nature of Native Title " ( 1993 ) 6 Australian Property Law Journal 1.
Richard Norwood in The Seamans Practice ( 1637 ) determined that 1 / 60th of a degree of any great circle on Earth's surface was 6, 120 feet ( vs the modern value of 6, 080 feet ).
* 1971 – Vietnam War: as part of Vietnamization, US President Richard M. Nixon sets February 1, 1972 as the deadline for the removal of another 45, 000 American troops from Vietnam.
* 1983 – Richard Noble sets a new land speed record of 633. 468 mph ( 1, 019 km / h ), driving Thrust 2 at the Black Rock Desert of Nevada.
When Richard Stallman and the GNU team were implementing POSIX for the GNU operating system, they objected to this on the grounds that most people think in terms of 1024 byte ( or 1 KiB ) blocks.
Dividing themselves from all Christians in the Church of England, the Dissenters established their own separatist congregations in the 1660s and 1670s ; an estimated 1, 800 of the ejected clergy continued in some fashion as ministers of religion ( according to Richard Baxter ).
On the night of September 19, 1961 ,( this date is from " The Judgment Part 1 ") Richard returned home to find Helen murdered and a one-armed man fleeing the scene.
Richard Bowman Myers ( born March 1, 1942 ) is a retired four-star general in the United States Air Force and served as the 16th Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff.
* Expert Witness Report by Richard J. Evans FBA presented at the trial " Irving vs. ( 1 ) Lipstadt and ( 2 ) Penguin Books "
On 1 November 1461, Richard gained the title of Duke of Gloucester ; in late 1461, he was invested as a Knight of the Garter.
In 1986, following the Space Shuttle Challenger Disaster, American Physicist Richard Feynmann, having served on the Rogers Commission estimated that the chance of an unsafe condition for a launch of the Shuttle was very roughly 1 %; more recently the historical per person-flight risk in orbital spaceflight has been calculated to be around 2 % or 4 %.