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John De Vaere

(1755-1830), Medallist

Artist associated with 5 portraits
John de Vaere was born in France and settled in England sometime prior to 1786 when he enrolled as a student at the Royal Academy Schools. The following year he departed for Rome, where his talents earned him the Pope's Silver Medal for Sculpture and a place as assistant to the English Neo-classical sculptor John Flaxman. Upon his return to England in 1790, he worked for Josiah Wedgewood until his death in 1795.

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Adam Duncan, 1st Viscount Duncan, after John De Vaere - NPG D7211

Adam Duncan, 1st Viscount Duncan

after John De Vaere
bronze medallion, 19th century (1798)
NPG D7211

John Jervis, Earl of St Vincent, after John De Vaere - NPG D7209

John Jervis, Earl of St Vincent

after John De Vaere
bronze medallion, 19th century (1798)
NPG D7209

Horatio Nelson, after John De Vaere, after  Unknown artist - NPG D7210

Horatio Nelson

after John De Vaere, after Unknown artist
bronze medallion, 19th century (1798)
NPG D7210


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