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Crosse, Richardlocked

(1742–1810)
  • L. H. Cust
  • , revised by Stephen Lloyd

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Crosse, Richard (1742–1810), miniature painter, was born at Knowle, near Cullompton, Devon, on 24 April 1742, the son of John and Mary Crosse, of an old Devon family. Like one of his sisters he was born deaf and mute. About 1778 he formed an attachment to ...

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