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William Tassie - Europeana Collections
William Tassie (1777 – 26 October 1860) was a British gem engraver and cameo modeller of Scottish descent, who worked in London in the early 19th century. He took over the business of his uncle, James Tassie, after James's death in 1799.On 28 January 1805, Tassie won the Boydell Shakespeare Gallery and its painting collection in a lottery held...