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15-16-17

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

15-16-17 was a female vocal trio formed in 1974 in the UK, although they came from Jamaica. The line-up consisted of Sonia Williams, Christine McNabb and her sister Wraydette McNabb. ...

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Carpano

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; 18th-Century Art. 31 words.

Italian, 15th – 18th century, male.

Active in Como (Lombardy) in the 15th, 16th, 17th and 18th centuries.

Painters.

The Carpano family worked for the churches in...

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Klein, Daniel, the Elder

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; 18th-Century Art. 44 words.

German, 17th – 18th century, male.

Born 1672, in Danzig (now Gdansk, Poland); died 1744, in Danzig.

Painter.

Paris, 16 Dec 1997: Portrait of George...

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Bouchardon, Jean-Baptiste

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sculpture and Carving; 18th-Century Art. 123 words.

French, 17th – 18th century, male.

Born 16 May 1667, in St-Didier-la-Séauve or St-Didier-en-Velay; died 15 January 1742, in Chaumont-en-Bassigny.

Sculptor.

Jean-B...

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Wrenthorpe

Michael R. McCarthy.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Ceramic Arts, Pottery, and Glass; 18th-Century Art. 158 words.

English centre of ceramic production. Several kilns, extensive waste deposits and documentary sources suggest large-scale production at Wrenthorpe, W. Yorks, dating to between the 15th...

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Savona

Carmen Ravanelli Guidotti.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Ceramic Arts, Pottery, and Glass; 18th-Century Art. 254 words.

Italian centre of ceramics production. The first important reference concerning ceramics production in Savona occurs in documents from the last quarter of the 15th century and relates...

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Moncornet, Jean

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Financial Aspects of Art; Prints and Printmaking; Publishing; 18th-Century Art. 31 words.

French, 17th – 18th century, male.

Born 16 July 1642, in Paris; died 15 April 1716, in Paris.

Engraver (burin), print dealer.

Jean Moncornet was the son and...

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Cardon, Antoine or Anthony

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Prints and Printmaking; 19th-Century Art; 18th-Century Art. 62 words.

Flemish School, 18th – 19th century, male.

Born 15 May 1772, in Brussels; died 16 April 1813, in Brussels, 17 February in London according to Redgrave.

Draughtsman,...

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Lorraine, House of

Michael Kitson.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Exhibition Catalogues and Specific Collections; 18th-Century Art; Renaissance Art. 1112 words.

Rulers and patrons. The patronage of the dukes of Lorraine was especially important between the late 16th century and the early 17th, and in the mid-18th. Although Lorraine was created as...

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Sauli family

Maria Fontana Amoretti.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Exhibition Catalogues and Specific Collections; 18th-Century Art; Renaissance Art. 827 words.

Italian family of patrons. The family originated in Lucca but settled in Genoa in the 14th century. Their wealth, partly derived from a lucrative monopoly on alum deposits at Tolfa,...

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Martelli family

Alessandra Civai.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Exhibition Catalogues and Specific Collections; 18th-Century Art; Renaissance Art. 402 words.

Italian family of patrons and collectors. Members of the family held important political positions in Florence, especially during the 15th century. One of their most important acts of...

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Ercolani

Janet Southorn.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Exhibition Catalogues and Specific Collections; 18th-Century Art; Renaissance Art. 549 words.

[Hercolani.]

Italian family of patrons. The Bolognese branch of the family was descended from Andrea Ercolani, who settled in Bologna early in the 15th century. In the second...

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La Fosse [Lafosse], Charles de

Celia Alegret.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; 18th-Century Art; Renaissance Art. 2012 words.

(b Paris, June 15, 1636; d Paris, Dec 13, 1716).

French painter and draughtsman. He was the most important decorative painter in France in the generation after Charles Le Brun...

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Bombelli, Sebastiano

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; 18th-Century Art; Renaissance Art. 1135 words.

(b Udine, bapt Oct 15, 1635; d Venice, May 7, 1719).

Italian painter. He was perhaps the most influential Italian portrait painter of the later 17th century. His early style was...

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Knobelsdorff, Georg Wenceslaus von

T. Eggeling.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Professional Interior Design; Painting; Architecture; 18th-Century Art. 1485 words.

(b Kuckädel, nr Crossen/Oder, Feb 17, 1699; d Berlin, Sept 16, 1753).

German architect, interior decorator, painter and draughtsman. After growing up under the guardianship of...

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Bourgeois, Sir Peter Francis

Giles Waterfield.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Exhibition Catalogues and Specific Collections; Industrial and Commercial Art; Painting; 18th-Century Art; 19th-Century Art. 384 words.

(b London, 1756; d London, Jan 7, 1811).

English painter and art collector of Swiss descent. Born to a family of Swiss watchmakers in London, Bourgeois was apprenticed as a boy...

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Beich, Joachim Franz

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Prints and Printmaking; Religious Art; Christian Art; 18th-Century Art. 463 words.

German, 17th – 18th century, male.

Born 15 October 1665, in Ravensburg; died 16 October 1748, in Munich.

Painter, engraver (including etching). Religious subjects,...

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