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Parker, John (d. 1765), history painter

John Ingamells

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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

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Parker, John (d. 1765), history painter, was probably from London, where his father lived for some years. He was said in 1764 to have spent twenty-three years in Rome, so he must have arrived there about 1740. In 1749, when he was living on the ...

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