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Dixon, John (c. 1740–1811), engraver

Timothy Clayton

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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

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Dixon, John (c. 1740–1811), engraver, the fourth son of Thomas Dixon (d. 1758), a hosier, of Cork Hill, Dublin, was born about 1740, probably in Dublin. He trained at the drawing school of the Dublin Society and possibly then worked for his brother ...

Reference Entry.  664 words. 

Subjects: Prints and Printmaking

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