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DICKINSON, William (1746 - 1823), Draughtsman, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
DICKINSON, William (1746 - 1823), Draughtsman, engraver

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British, 18th – 19th century, male.

Born 1746, in London; died 1823, in Paris.

Draughtsman, engraver (mezzotint/stippling).

In 1767, William Dickinson was awarded a prize by the Society of Arts. He spent the last years of his life pursuing his occupation in Paris. His works were published by a society to which he belonged. Engravings for which he is noted include: The Holy Family, after A.

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