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date: 16 December 2019

Kean, Michaellocked

(1761–1823)
  • L. H. Cust
  • , revised by Paul Caffrey

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Kean, Michael (1761–1823), miniature painter and owner of the Derby porcelain factory, was born in Dublin, possibly on 16 October 1761. He entered the Dublin Society's drawing schools on 7 February 1771 and there studied ornament, landscape, and figure drawing. He was a pupil of ...

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