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POND, Arthur (1705 - 1758), Painter, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
POND, Arthur (1705 - 1758), Painter, engraver

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British, 18th century, male.

Born c. 1705, in London; died 9 September 1758, in Rome.

Painter, engraver. Portraits.

[not available online]Arthur Pond was a pupil of Vanderhanc. After completing his education in London, he travelled to Italy in the company of the sculptor Roubilliac and spent time in Rome, where he painted oil and chalk portraits and made engravings. Pond copied aquatints by Poussin, Salvator

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