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Albers, Josef

Brenda Danilowitz.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Ceramic Arts, Pottery, and Glass; Architecture; Art Education; Drawing and Pastels; Painting. 1671 words.

Albers, Josef (19 March 1888–25 March 1976), painter, designer, and educator, was born in Bottrop, Germany, the son of Lorenz Albers, a house painter and craftsman, and Magdalena...

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Angus, Margaret MacGregor [Peggy]

James Russell.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online October 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Professional Interior Design; Drawing and Pastels; Painting; Art. 1385 words.

Angus, Margaret MacGregor [Peggy] (1904–1993), designer and artist, was born on 9 November 1904 in Coronel, Chile, the tenth surviving child of David Angus (1855–1926), railway engineer,...

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Arundale, Francis

Annette Peach.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Drawing and Pastels; Painting. 1429 words.

Arundale, Francis (1807–1853), architect and painter, was born at 4 Stanhope Terrace, London, on 9 August 1807, the son of George Arundale. He was an early pupil of Augustus Charles Pugin,...

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Bampfylde, Coplestone Warre

Philip White.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Drawing and Pastels; Painting; Landscape Art and Architecture. 948 words.

Bampfylde, Coplestone Warre (1720–1791), landscape painter and garden designer, was born on 28 February 1720 at Hestercombe House, Kingston, Taunton, great-grandson of Sir Coplestone...

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Bayer, Herbert

Leslie Humm Cormier.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Graphic Design and Typography; Decorative Arts, Furniture, and Industrial Design; Drawing and Pastels; Painting. 1337 words.

Bayer, Herbert (05 April 1900–30 September 1985), artist, industrial designer, and architect, was born in Haag (near Salzburg), Austria, the son of Maximilian Bayer, a rural government...

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Billings, Charles Howland Hammatt

James F. O’Gorman.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Drawing and Pastels; Painting. 1344 words.

Billings, Charles Howland Hammatt (15 June 1818–14 November 1874), artist and architect, was born in Milton, Massachusetts, the son of Ebenezer Billings, Jr., a tavern keeper and clerk, and...

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Bindon, Francis

J. T. Gilbert.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Drawing and Pastels; Painting. 880 words.

Bindon, Francis (c. 1690–1765), portrait painter and architect, was the fourth son of David Bindon (d. 1733) of Cloony, co. Clare, and his wife, Dorothy Burton, the daughter of Samuel...

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Capon, William

Richard Riddell.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Theatre; Art Forms; Drawing and Pastels; Painting. 834 words.

Capon, William (1757–1827), scene-painter, architectural draughtsman, and architect, was born in Norwich on 6 October 1757, the son of Christopher Capon, portrait painter, and his wife,...

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Cipriani, Giovanni Battista

John Ingamells.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Drawing and Pastels; Painting. 1302 words.

Cipriani, Giovanni Battista (1727–1785), decorative painter and draughtsman, was born in Florence, Italy, but spent the last thirty years of his life in London, where he became 'one of the...

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Colman, Samuel

Kathleen L. Butler.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Professional Interior Design; Drawing and Pastels; Painting. 1308 words.

Colman, Samuel (04 March 1832–27 March 1920), painter and decorative artist, was born in Portland, Maine, the son of Samuel Colman, a publisher, and Pamela Chandler. By 1839 Colman’s father...

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