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Cop·ley(kŏp′lē), John Singleton 1738-1815.
American painter best known for his emotionally revealing portraits of prominent Bostonians such as Samuel Adams, John Hancock, and Paul Revere.
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(Biography) John Singleton. 1738–1815, US painter
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John Singleton, 1738–1815, U.S. painter.
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|Noun||1.||Copley - American painter who did portraits of Paul Revere and John Hancock before fleeing to England to avoid the American Revolution (1738-1815)|
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