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FABER, John, the Younger (1684 - 1756), Draughtsman, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
FABER, John, the Younger (1684 - 1756), Draughtsman, engraver

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Dutch, 18th century, male.

Active also in England.

Born c. 1684, in The Hague; died 2 May 1756, in London.

Draughtsman, engraver.

John Faber the Younger was the son and pupil of John Faber the Elder and he also worked with Jan Vander Bank. Through his frank approach he rapidly achieved fame as a mezzotint engraver. His patrons included Lely and Kneller. He is known to

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