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DODD, Robert (1748 - 1815), Painter, engraver, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
DODD, Robert (1748 - 1815), Painter, engraver, draughtsman

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British, 18th – 19th century, male.

Born 1748; died 1815 or 1816.

Painter, engraver, draughtsman. Military subjects, landscapes, seascapes.

Robert Dodd's paintings frequently represent the exploits of the British navy, as well as storms at sea. There is no trace of him in the Royal Academy's books after 1809. The Victory of Admiral Parker (1781) and the Beginning of the Battle of Trafalgar (1806) number among

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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