John Singleton Copley (1738 – 1815) was an American painter, active in both
colonial America and England. He was probably born in Boston, Massachusetts,
John Singleton Copley unexpectedly illuminated America's colonial sky. The
child of poor uncultured parents and only briefly the stepson of artist Peter
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and historical subjects acclaimed as the finest artist of colonial America.
John Singleton Copley was arguably the most artistically accomplished and
financially successful portraitist in colonial America. He has long been
Jul 24, 2014 ... John Singleton Copley, (born July 3, 1738, Boston, Massachusetts [U.S.]—died
September 9, 1815, London, England), American painter of ...
Overview. John Singleton Copley, the foremost artist in colonial America, was
virtually self-taught as a portraitist. By meticulously recording details, he created ...
bears striking similarities to the mezzotint John TheophilusDesaguliers [M20149]
by Copley's stepfather, Peter Pelham. Copley may have referred to Pelham's ...