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Martin, John (1789–1854), artist

William Feaver

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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

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Martin, John (1789–1854), artist, was born on 19 July 1789 at East Land Ends, Haydon Bridge, Northumberland, the thirteenth and youngest child (only five of whom, one of them a daughter, survived childhood) of (William) Fenwick Martin, who held several occupations including publican, coach builder, fencing master, and tanner, and his wife, ...

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Subjects: Art

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