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Northcote, James (1746–1831), artist and author

Martin Postle

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780198117353
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:
Northcote, James (1746–1831), artist and author

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Northcote, James (1746–1831), artist and author, was born on 22 October 1746 in Market Street, Plymouth, one of seven children of Samuel Northcote (1709–1791), watchmaker, and his wife, whose name is unknown, but who died, according to Northcote, on 3 September 1778 aged sixty-seven. Of the seven ...

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Subjects: Art

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