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Webber, Johnlocked

(1751–1793)
  • Pieter van der Merwe

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Webber, John (1751–1793), landscape and portrait painter, was born in London on 6 October 1751, the second and probably oldest surviving of six children of Abraham Wäber (1715–1780), a Swiss sculptor from Bern, Switzerland, who moved to London in the early 1740s, Anglicized his name, and married ...

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