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Robert Dunkarton
Nationality: 
english
Gender: 
Male
Birth Date: 
1744
Birth Place: 
London
Mezzotinter and portrait painter; Did some book illustrations, such as 'LIBER STUDIORUM', for J.M.W. Turner, but principally completed mezzotints after such artists as Joshua Reynolds, J.S. Copley and G. Romney. Though known primarily for his mezzotints, Dunkarton did have paintings which were included in Exhibitions of the Royal Academy. He was a pupil of William Pether. born in London; died before 1817