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Collins, Samuellocked

(1735–1768)
  • Paul Caffrey

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Collins, Samuel (1735–1768), miniature painter, was born in Bristol, the son of a clergyman. He first studied law before turning to miniature portraiture, and little is known about his artistic background or training. By the mid-1750s, however, he had a well-established miniature portrait practice in ...

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