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Carew, John Edward (c. 1782–1868), sculptor

W. W. Wroth

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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

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Carew, John Edward (c. 1782–1868), sculptor, was born at Tramore, co. Waterford. Nothing is known about his early life, though his father was probably a sculptor. He is reputed to have received some instruction in art in Dublin before moving to London in 1809, when he became an assistant to the sculptor ...

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