Gilbert Stuart (1755 - 1828)
RA Collection: People and Organisations
Portrait painter. Pupil of Benjamin West PRA. Studied at Newport, U.S.A. and (ca. 1772) Scotland; active at Newport (1774), London (1775-87), Dublin (1787-93), New York (1793-5), Philadelphia (1795-1803), Columbia (1803-5), Boston (1805-28).
Born: 3 December 1755 in North Kingstown, Rhode Island, United States
Died: 9 July 1828
Sir Joshua Reynolds PRA
The Literary Works Of Sir Joshua Reynolds, First President Of The Royal Academy. To Which Is Prefixed, A Memoir Of The Author; With Remarks On His Professional Character, Illustrative Of His Principles And Practice. By Henry William Beechey. In Two Volumes. Vol. I. (II.) - London:: 1835.
D. Humphreys, Boston, to Ozias Humphry, London, c/o Mr Upcott, London Institution
1 Dec 1807
Newspaper cuttings of an imcomplete critique of the 1789 Academy exhibition
Newspaper cuttings pasted on the reverse of an engraving after Reynolds by S.W. Reynolds
Extract from the Monthly Magazine, vol.17, 1804
22 Jul 1849