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Murray [Murrey], Thomas (1663–1735), portrait painter

Rosalind K. Marshall

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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

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Murray [Murrey], Thomas (1663–1735), portrait painter, was of Scottish origin and received his first lessons in art from one of the De Critz family. Subsequently he became a pupil of the eminent portrait painter John Riley, taking over his practice when Riley died in 1691. In 1703 he painted ...

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Subjects: Drawing and Pastels ; Painting

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