Jeffrey Hamet O'Neal, Miniature Painter

(fl. c. 1763-1772)

Miniature Painter

From A Dictionary of Irish Artists 1913

Was a native of Ireland, but spent his artistic career in London where he painted miniatures, landscapes and small conversation pieces. He was also employed by Smith, a print-seller in Cheapside, in designing what were known as "Japan pieces." He was a Member of the Society of Artists, and contributed to its exhibitions from 1765 to 1766, and again in 1772. The date of his death is not known.

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