A. J. Moore

Anthony John Moore was born in Monkwearmouth in 1852, the son of India Merchant Captain Thomas Moore. He was educated at William Park's Academy and James and John Cameron's Academy in Blandford Street. Later Moore followed the profession of a violin maker, living at Brookland Road. In his spare time Moore became a prolific painter and etcher of views of Sunderland, mainly in water colours, with may of his works being on display in local pubs.
Biss's Folly Pallion-Deptford A.J Moore 1901
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