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Zoffany, Johan Joseph (1733–1810), portrait painter

Mary Webster

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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

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Zoffany, Johan Joseph (1733–1810), portrait painter, was born on 13 March 1733 near Frankfurt am Main, Germany, and baptized on 15 March at St Bartholomew's Cathedral, Frankfurt, the son of Anton Franz Zauffaly (1699–1771), court cabinet-maker and architect to Alexander Ferdinand, prince of Thurn and Taxis...

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