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date: 20 October 2020

Peters, (Matthew) Williamlocked

(1742–1814)
  • Robin Simon

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Peters, (Matthew) William (1742–1814), portrait and genre painter and Church of England clergyman, was born at Freshwater, Isle of Wight. His father, Matthew Peters (b. 1711), was described on the 1778 engraving by Murphy after his son's portrait as 'Member of the ...

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