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Feary, John (d. 1788), landscape painter

L. H. Cust

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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

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Feary, John (d. 1788), landscape painter, of whose parentage nothing is known, in 1766 obtained a premium for artists under the age of twenty-one from the Society of Arts for a drawing from the duke of Richmond's gallery; in 1776 he was awarded a silver palette for a landscape. Said to have been a pupil of ...

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Subjects: Drawing and Pastels ; Painting

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