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Meyer, Jeremiah (1735-1789), miniature painter

Katherine Coombs

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780198614111
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/18636
Meyer, Jeremiah (1735-1789), miniature painter


Meyer, Jeremiah (1735-1789), miniature painter, was born at Tübingen, Württemberg, on 18 January 1735. He was brought to England at the age of twelve by his father, who was described by William Hayley, Meyer's great friend, as portrait painter to the duke of Württemberg and by Edward Edwards as a ...

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