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Oliver, Isaac (c. 1565–1617), miniature painter

Mary Edmond

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780198662037
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:
Oliver, Isaac (c. 1565–1617), miniature painter

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Oliver, Isaac (c. 1565–1617), miniature painter, was apparently the only child of Pierre Olivier, goldsmith of Rouen in Normandy, and his wife, Epiphane. Olivier was among a group of Huguenot refugees from Paris and Rouen, many of them goldsmiths, who were admitted to ...

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Subjects: Drawing and Pastels ; Painting

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