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Highmore, Josephlocked

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Highmore, Joseph (1692–1780), painter, was born on 13 June 1692 in the parish of St James Garlickhythe in the City of London, the third son of Edward Highmore, a coal merchant, and his wife, Maria, née Tull. From 1702 to 1704 he attended ...

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