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John Flaxman
Born (1755-07-06)6 July 1755
Died 7 December 1826(1826-12-07) (aged 71)
Nationality British
Known for Sculpture and engraving
Movement Neoclassicism

John Flaxman RA (6 July 1755 – 7 December 1826) was a British sculptor and draughtsman, and a leading figure in British and European Neoclassicism. Early in his career he worked as a modeller for Josiah Wedgwood's pottery. He spent several years in Rome, where he produced his first book illustrations. He was a prolific maker of funerary monuments.

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