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Barrymore, Lionel

William Stephenson.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Prints and Printmaking; Film; Composition. 1906 words.

Barrymore, Lionel (28 April 1878–15 November 1954), actor, composer, and artist, was born Lionel Blythe in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, the son of Herbert Blythe, an actor who adopted the...

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Bewick, Robert Elliot (1788–1849), engraver

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music Education and Pedagogy; Prints and Printmaking. 3 words.

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Johnston, Thomas

Ronald D. Rarick.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Instrument-building Firms; Publishing; Prints and Printmaking; Drawing and Pastels; Painting. 1153 words.

Johnston, Thomas (1708?–08 May 1767), engraver, organ builder, and decorative painter, was a prominent . His parentage and place of birth are unknown. Several artists and artisans named...

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Oakman, John (c. 1748–1793), engraver and writer of songs and novels

Anita McConnell.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Composition; Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers); Prints and Printmaking. 313 words.

Oakman, John (c. 1748–1793), engraver and writer of songs and novels, was born at Hendon, Middlesex. He received a grammar-school education and was apprenticed to the map engraver Emanuel...

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