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Samuel King

 (1749 - 1819)
Samuel King was active/lived in Rhode Island.  Samuel King is known for portrait, miniature, town views.

Samuel King

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Known as a portraitist and miniaturist and as the teacher of Gilbert Stuart, Samuel King was born in Newport, Rhode Island and remained there during his career except for a brief period in Salem, Massachusetts in 1771 and 1772.

Other students of Samuel King who became well known are Edward Greene Malbone, Washington Allston and Charles Bird King.

Peter Falk, "Who Was Who in American Art"

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About  Samuel King

Born:  1749 - Newport, Rhode Island
Died:   1819 - Newport, Rhode Island
Known for:  portrait, miniature, town views