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ENGLEHEART, George (1752 - 1839), Painter, miniaturist, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
ENGLEHEART, George (1752 - 1839), Painter, miniaturist, draughtsman

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British, 18th – 19th century, male.

Born 1752, in Kew; died 1839, in Blackheath.

Painter, miniaturist, draughtsman. Portraits.

George Engleheart was the brother of Francis Engleheart. He started out by working in the studio of George Barret, whom he left shortly afterwards to become a pupil of Sir Joshua Reynolds. He produced miniature copies of many of the works by Reynolds. Engleheart was extremely

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