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Francis Hayman

Overview page. Subjects: Art.

(b ?Exeter, c.1708; d London, 2 Feb. 1776).

English painter and book illustrator. He was the most versatile British painter of his period, his work including subjects from...

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Hayman, Francis

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Book Arts and Illustration; Prints and Printmaking; Religious Art; Christian Art; 18th-Century Art. 1157 words.

British, 18th century, male.

Born 1708, in Exeter; died 2 February 1776, in London.

Painter, engraver, illustrator, scene painter. History painting, religious subjects,...

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Hayman, Francis (1708)

Edited by Stephen Bury.

in Benezit Dictionary of British Graphic Artists and Illustrators

January 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Graphic Design and Typography. 1113 words.

A pupil of the decorative painter Robert Brown, Francis Hayman began his artistic career as a painter of allegorical scenery,

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Francis Hayman

Overview page. Subjects: Art.

(b ?Exeter, c.1708; d London, 2 Feb. 1776).

English painter and book illustrator. He was the most versatile British painter of his period, his work including subjects from...

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Hayman, Francis

Shearer West.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Graphic Design and Typography; Painting; Book Arts and Illustration; 18th-Century Art. 895 words.

(b ?Exeter, ?1708; d London, Feb 3, 1776).

English painter and illustrator. He was in London at the age of 10, and from 1718 until c. 1725 he was apprenticed to Robert Brown (dnull...

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Hayman, Francis

Ian Chilvers.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Art and Artists

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art. 243 words.

(b ?Exeter, c.1708; d London, 2 Feb. 1776).

English painter and book illustrator. He was the most versatile British painter of his period, his work including subjects from...

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Hayman, Francis

Ian Chilvers.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Art and Artists

P ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art. 243 words.

(b ?Exeter, c.1708; d London, 2 Feb. 1776).

English painter and book illustrator. He was the most versatile British painter of his period, his work including subjects from...

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Hayman, Francis (1707/8–1776), painter, engraver, and book illustrator

Hugh Belsey.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Prints and Printmaking; Drawing and Pastels; Painting. 1400 words.

Hayman, Francis (1707/8–1776), painter, engraver, and book illustrator, was born perhaps in Exeter, the elder of the two recorded children of John Hayman (d. 1713) and his wife, Jane...

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Hayman, Francis (1708–86)

Stanley Wells.

in A Dictionary of Shakespeare

January 1998; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 23 words.

(1708–86)

An English artist and scene painter who designed most of the illustrations for Hanmer's edition of

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Hayman, Francis (1708–86)

Stanley Wells.

in An A-Z Guide to Shakespeare

P ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 27 words.

An English artist and scene painter who designed most of the illustrations for *Hanmer's edition of Shakespeare (...

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Hayman, Francis (1708–76)

in The Oxford Companion to Shakespeare

January 2001; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 115 words.

English painter and illustrator. After early success as a scene painter, Hayman established a remunerative practice as a portrait painter.

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Hayman, Francis (1708–76)

in The Oxford Companion to Shakespeare

January 2015; p ublished online October 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 117 words.

After early success as a scene painter, Hayman established a remunerative practice as a portrait painter. His living sitters included

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Hayman, Francis (1708?–76)

Michael Pidgley.

in The Oxford Companion to Western Art

January 2001; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Art. 200 words.

(1708?–76).

English painter, probably born in Exeter. After training as a decorative artist he worked successfully at Drury

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Hayman, Francis (c.1708)

Ian Chilvers.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Art

January 2004; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art. 234 words.

(b ?Exeter, c.1708; d London, 2 Feb. 1776).

English painter and book illustrator. He was the

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Hayman, Francis (1707/8–76)

in The Oxford Companion to the Book

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 95 words.

Early experience as a scene painter and subsequent development as an artist of historical and theatrical subjects made Hayman particularly

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Taylor, John (1739)

Edited by Stephen Bury.

in Benezit Dictionary of British Graphic Artists and Illustrators

January 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Graphic Design and Typography. 216 words.

John Taylor was a pupil of Francis Hayman. He devoted himself mainly to the teaching of drawing. He exhibited in

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Dance, Nathaniel (1735–1811)

David Rodgers.

in The Oxford Companion to Western Art

January 2001; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Art. 196 words.

(1735–1811).

English painter. A son of the architect George Dance, he trained under Francis Hayman before leaving

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Abbott, Lemuel Francis

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; 18th-Century Art. 782 words.

British, 18th century, male.

Born 1760, in Leicestershire; died 1803, in London, in 1802 according to some sources.

Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman. Portraits.

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Sir Thomas Hanmer

Overview page. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism.

(1677–1746)

A country gentleman, Speaker of the House of Commons in 1714, and the fourth editor of Shakespeare. His six-volume edition (1743–4) is of little textual importance, but...

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Chapman, Charles

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; 18th-Century Art. 59 words.

British, 18th century, male.

Painter, pastellist. Portraits. Murals.

The son of a theatre director of Richmond, Charles Chapman was a pupil of Francis Hayman. He worked...

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Taylor, John

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Prints and Printmaking; 19th-Century Art; 18th-Century Art. 220 words.

British, 18th – 19th century, male.

Born 1739, in London; died 21 November 1838, in London.

Painter, watercolourist, engraver, draughtsman. Portraits, genre scenes.

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