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Paul de Lamerie

English, 1688-1751


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Born

Hertogenbosch, April 9, 1688

Died

England: London, August 1, 1751

Active

England: London

Occupation or Type

silversmith

Bio

Huguenot silversmith. Paul de Lamerie was born in Holland after his family had fled religious persecution in France. After coming to England he was apprenticed to Pierre Platel in 1703, entered the London Guild in 1712 (the same year he opened his own shop), and was admitted to the livery of the Goldsmiths' Company in 1717.

Gender

Male

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apprenticed to: Pierre Platel (English, ca. 1664-1719)

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