Reference Entry

Hayter, Charles (1761-1835), miniature painter

Freeman Marius O'Donoghue and Vanessa Remington

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:


Hayter, Charles (1761-1835), miniature painter, was born on 24 February 1761, the son of Charles Hayter, an architect and builder, and his wife, Elizabeth Holmes. He was trained in his father's profession but, having developed a talent for drawing small pencil portraits, he entered the Royal Academy Schools in London ...

Reference Entry.  276 words. 

Subjects: Biographical Studies ; History

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