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Angier [Angiers], Paul (1723–1757), engraver and printseller

Timothy Clayton and Anita McConnell.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Financial Aspects of Art; Prints and Printmaking; Publishing. 298 words.

Angier [Angiers], Paul (1723–1757), engraver and printseller, was born on 27 November 1723 and baptized in Southwark, London, on 3 December, the son of William Angier (d. 1729), a draper of...

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Avery, Samuel Putnam

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Financial Aspects of Art; Prints and Printmaking; Publishing; 19th-Century Art; Art of the United States. 42 words.

American, 19th century, male.

Born 17 March 1822, in New York; died 11 August 1904, in New York.

Engraver.

When he became a publisher and art dealer in 1865,...

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Basan, Pierre François

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Financial Aspects of Art; Prints and Printmaking; Publishing; 18th-Century Art. 218 words.

French, 18th century, male.

Born 23 October 1723, in Paris; died 12 June 1797.

Engraver (burin/etching), print dealer.

Basan had Jean Dauillé and Étienne Fessard...

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Basset, Antoine

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Financial Aspects of Art; Prints and Printmaking; Publishing; 18th-Century Art. 28 words.

French, 18th century, male.

Active in Paris.

Died before 17 August 1775.

Engraver, print dealer.

Antoine Basset is known to have executed a Return from...

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Bickham, George (c. 1704–1771), engraver and printseller

Timothy Clayton.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Financial Aspects of Art; Prints and Printmaking; Publishing. 830 words.

Bickham, George (c. 1704–1771), engraver and printseller, the son of the engraver George Bickham (1683/4–1758) and his wife, Elizabeth, was probably born about 1704 in London. He trained as...

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Boydell, John (1720–1804), engraver and printseller

Timothy Clayton.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Financial Aspects of Art; Prints and Printmaking; Publishing. 3224 words.

Boydell, John (1720–1804), engraver and printseller, the eldest of the seven children of Josiah Boydell (1691–1757?), surveyor and land steward, and his wife, Mary (1693/4–1777), was born...

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Bretherton, James (c. 1730–1806), engraver and printseller

Timothy Clayton.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Financial Aspects of Art; Prints and Printmaking; Publishing. 749 words.

Bretherton, James (c. 1730–1806), engraver and printseller, may have been born about 1730 and must have married his wife, Sarah (fl. 1762–1773), by about 1755, since his son Charles (d....

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Brooks, John (b. c. 1710, d. after 1756), engraver and print publisher

Anne Puetz.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Financial Aspects of Art; Prints and Printmaking; Publishing. 771 words.

Brooks, John (b. c. 1710, d. after 1756), engraver and print publisher, was born in Dublin about 1710, and was admitted to the Dublin Goldsmiths' Corporation as a line engraver...

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Bryer, Henry (d. in or before 1782), engraver and printseller

Lucy Peltz.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Financial Aspects of Art; Prints and Printmaking; Publishing. 598 words.

Bryer, Henry (d. in or before 1782), engraver and printseller, was apprenticed to the engraver and stationer Edward Ryland, for the premium of £50, in 1758. Apart from the Society of Arts'...

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Buck, Nathaniel (fl. 1724–1759)

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Financial Aspects of Art; Prints and Printmaking; Publishing. 7 words.

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Spalding Gentlemen's Society

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