Anne Seymour Damer

(1748—1828) sculptor and author

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(1748–1828), sculptor and novelist. Working at a time when few women were able to practice sculpture professionally, Damer was recognized by contemporaries as an ‘amateur’ whose seriousness of purpose differentiated her from women practising ‘accomplishment’ art.


From An Oxford Companion to the Romantic Age in Oxford Reference.

Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945).

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