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Zoffany

John or Johann ?1733--1810, British painter, esp of portraits; born in Germany
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The contrast with the cosmopolitan and polished groups produced in the 1760s and early '70s by Zoffany, a Royal Academician who attracted royal patronage, could not be greater.
Johann Zoffany (1733-1810) was among the most famous British painters of his time.
LADBROKES ODDS: 5-2 Strong Suit, 3 Zoffany, 4 Poet's Voice, 8 Famous Name, 8 Dubawi Gold, 10 Beacon Lodge, 12 Prem io Loco, 16 Emerald Commander, 16 Set The Trend, 33 Riggins, 33 Zafisio.
Zoffany was sent off favourite after getting closer to Frankel than any other horse has this season in the St James's Palace Stakes.
He has entered a total of 15 horses including St Nicholas Abbey, Zoffany and Misty For Me.
Aidan O'Brien also has excellent prospects of landing the Group 3 Ballycorus Stakes with Zoffany.
Walker Greenbank, which also owns fabric and wallpaper brands Morris & Co and Zoffany, said pre-tax profits for the year to January, 2011, will be ahead of market forecasts following the strong season.
Zoffany was sent off the 6-4 favourite but was one of the first of the principals to send out distress signals and eventually finished a never-dangerous third.
O'Brien's ZOFFANY can give him a sixth success in the two-year-old Coventry Stakes (4.
The painting by Zoffany, which is here in Johann's Church seems really damaged; it offered the whole scope and spectrum of work that can be applied by an art restorer.
Tomorrow features a full day of yearlings starting at 10am with sires such as Acclamation, Dandy Man, Fastnet Rock, Lope De Vega, Raven's Pass and Zoffany all represented.
The fabric featured is from the Winterbourne collection by Zoffany.