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James Basire the elder (1730 - 1802)

RA Collection: People and Organisations

Engraver, in Britain; in 1763 visited Italy with Richard Dalton. Engraver to the Society of Antiquaries, and to the Royal Society. Son of printmaker / draughtsman Isaac Basire (1704-68); father of engraver James Basire (1769-1822); grandfather of engraver / lithographer James Basire (1796-1869).


Born: 1730

Died: 1802

Gender: Male

Works by James Basire in the RA Collection

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Works associated with James Basire in the RA Collection

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Associated books

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