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date: 14 October 2019

Brown, Johnlocked

(1749–1787)
  • Deborah Graham-Vernon

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Brown, John (1749–1787), miniature painter and draughtsman, was born on 18 June 1749 in Edinburgh, the eldest of five children of Samuel Brown (1722–1787), and his wife and cousin, Agnes Fyfe Scoular (1716–1787). His father was a watchmaker and deacon of the Hammermen...

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