Anonymous asked in Arts & HumanitiesVisual ArtsPainting · 1 decade ago

Who was john singleton copely?

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  • jd
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    1 decade ago
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    John Singleton Copley (circa July 3, 1738 – September 9, 1815) was a Boston-born American artist of the colonial period, famous for his portraits of important figures in colonial New England, particularly men and women of the middle class. His portraits were innovative in that they tended to portray their subjects with artifacts that were indicative of their lives.

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