John Britton (1771 - 1857)
RA Collection: People and Organisations
Art historian, architectural historian, topographer.
Born: 7 July 1771 in Kington St Michael, near Chippenham, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom
Died: 2 January 1857
The fine arts of the English school; illustrated by a series of engravings, from paintings, sculpture, and architecture, of eminent English artists: with ample biographical, critical, and descriptive essays, by various authors; edited and partly written by John Britton, F.S.A. - London: 1812
John Britton, 1771-1857.
Illustrations of the public buildings of London : with historical and descriptive accounts of each edifice / By J. Britton ... and A. Pugin. - London: 1825-28.
On The Paintings And Merits Of Richard Wilson R.A. And Particularly on a Full Length Portrait of J.H. Mortimer A.R.A. With a lithographed Sketch of the latter, from a Picture by the former. By J. Britton F.S.A. - [S.l.:: (1842.)
Memoir Of Sir Jeffry Wyatville, R.A., F.R.S., F.S.A., Etc. Etc. By John Britton, F.S.A., &c. &c. - From Fishers' National Portrait Gallery. - [London?]:: 1834.