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READ, William (1607 - 1679), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
READ, William (1607 - 1679), Painter

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American, 17th century, male.

Born 1607, in Batcombe, England; died 1679, in Norwich (Connecticut).

Painter. Portraits.

William Read began working in Weymouth (Massachusetts) in 1635, and later worked in Boston until 1674.

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