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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.

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

Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945).


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