Brenan, [–]

Life
fl.1756; artist and author of works incl. The Painter’s Breakfast (1756), a satire on would-be connoisseurs fixated on the antique; The Lawsuit, admired by Burke; only sources are Baker's Biographia Dramatica and Dictionary of National Biography ; see also Peter Kavanagh, The Irish Theatre (Tralee: The Kerryman 1946). BREF

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