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Nathaniel Hone, ‘Sketch for ‘The Conjuror’’ 1775
Nathaniel Hone
Sketch for ‘The Conjuror’ 1775

Maria Anna Angelika Kauffmann (30 October 1741 – 5 November 1807), usually known in English as Angelica Kauffman, was a Swiss Neoclassical painter who had a successful career in London and Rome. Remembered primarily as a history painter, Kauffmann was a skilled portraitist, landscape and decoration painter. She was one of the two female founding members of the Royal Academy in London in 1768.

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Manner of Angelica Kauffman Hector Taking Leave of Andromache

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