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Spilsbury, John called Inigolocked

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British, 18th century, male.

Born c. 1730, in England; died 1795, in London (?).

Engraver, print dealer.

John Spilsbury produced several mezzotint engravings after Reynolds and other artists, and also after his own drawings. He taught art at Harrow School around 1782. He was sometimes given the nickname Inigo Spilsbury to distinguish him from his brother Jonathan. He exhibited at the Society of Artists from ...

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