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Sir Robert Smirke RA (1780 - 1867)

RA Collection: People and Organisations

Second son of Robert Smirke R.A., the painter, and brother of Sydney Smirke R.A.

Won Royal Academy Schools Silver Medal in 1796, and Gold Medal in 1799.


Royal Academician

Born: 1 October 1780 in London, England, United Kingdom

Died: 18 April 1867

Nationality: British

RA Schools student from 16 July 1796

Elected ARA: 7 November 1808

Elected RA: 11 February 1811

Treasurer: 8 June 1820 - 18 July 1850

Resigned: 20 May 1859

Gender: Male

Preferred media: Architecture

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