John Singleton Copley


John Singleton Copley
noun
American painter who did portraits of Paul Revere and John Hancock before fleeing to England to avoid the American Revolution (1738-1815)
Syn: ↑Copley, ↑John Copley
Instance Hypernyms: ↑painter

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  • John Singleton Copley — For the British lawyer and politician of this name, see John Copley, 1st Baron Lyndhurst. John Singleton Copley Portrait of Copley by Gilbert Stuart Birth name John Singleton Copley …   Wikipedia

  • John Singleton Copley — Retrato de Copley por Gilbert Stuart. John Singleton Copley (alrededor del 3 de julio de 1738 9 de septiembre de 1815) fue un artista estadounidense famoso por sus retratos de figuras importantes de la Nueva Inglaterra colonial, en particular… …   Wikipedia Español

  • John Singleton Copley — Junge mit Eichhörnchen (Henry Pelham), 1765. Öl auf Leinwand, 76,8 x 63,5 cm. Museum of Fine Arts, Boston John Singleton Copley (* 3. Juli 1738 in Boston; † 9. September 1815 in London) war ein amerikanisch englischer Maler …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • John Singleton Copley — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Copley. John Singleton Copley Samuel …   Wikipédia en Français

  • John Singleton Copley, 1. Baron Lyndhurst — John Singleton Copley, Baron Lyndhurst (* 21. Mai 1772 in Boston, Massachusetts; † 12. Oktober 1863 in London) war ein englischer Staatsmann. Leben …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • LYNDHURST, JOHN SINGLETON COPLEY, BARON —    thrice Lord Chancellor of England, born at Boston, Massachusetts, son of an artist; was brought up in London, educated at Cambridge, and called to the bar in 1804; acquiring fame in the treason trials of the second decade, he entered… …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • Lyndhurst, John Singleton Copley, Baron — (1772 1863)    British statesman.    Index: Md Denounces Rebellion Losses Bill, 241.    Bib.: Dict. Nat. Biog …   The makers of Canada

  • Copley, John Singleton — born July 3, 1738, Boston, Mass. died Sept. 9, 1815, London, Eng. U.S. painter of portraits and historical subjects. The stepson of an engraver, he was an accomplished draftsman before age 20 and flourished as a portrait artist in his native… …   Universalium

  • Copley,John Singleton — Cop·ley (kŏpʹlē), John Singleton. 1738 1815. American painter who is known chiefly for his portraits of prominent Americans such as Samuel Adams, John Hancock, and Paul Revere, although he lived in England after 1774. * * * …   Universalium

  • Copley, John Singleton — (3 jul. 1738, Boston, Mass., EE.UU.–9 sep. 1815, Londres, Inglaterra). Pintor estadounidense de retratos y personajes históricos. Hijastro de un grabador, antes de los 20 años de edad era un talentoso dibujante y prosperó como artista de retratos …   Enciclopedia Universal


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