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Thomas Johnston

 (1708 - 1767)
Thomas Johnston was active/lived in Massachusetts.  Thomas Johnston is known for map engraving, town views, battle plan.

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Thomas Johnston


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Thomas Johnston was best known as a topographical, map, and music engraver and japanner, though he also built organs and is thought to have painted some portraits. His earliest signed work is a map of Boston 1729. Throughout his career he was active in Boston.

Source:
Groce & Wallace, "The New York Historical Society's Dictionary of Artists in America"


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About  Thomas Johnston

Born:  1708 - Boston, Massachusetts
Died:   1767 - Boston, Massachusetts
Known for:  map engraving, town views, battle plan