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DOYLE, John (1797 - 1868), Painter, illustrator, engraver, caricaturist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
DOYLE, John (1797 - 1868), Painter, illustrator, engraver, caricaturist

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Irish, 18th – 19th century, male.

Born 1797, in Dublin; died 2 January 1868, in Kensington (London).

Painter, illustrator, engraver, caricaturist, cartoonist. Portraits, landscapes, animals.

John Doyle was born into an impoverished Dublin family and left Ireland in 1821. Having trained at the Royal Dublin Society's schools under the tutelage of the miniaturist John Comerford and the Italian landscape painter Gaspare Gabrielli,

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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