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Sydney Smirke RA (1798 - 1877)

RA Collection: People and Organisations

He was the fifth son of Robert Smirke R.A., the painter, and the younger brother of Sir Robert Smirke R.A., the architect.

Won Royal Academy Schools Silver Medal in 1817, and Gold Medal in 1819.


Royal Academician

Born: 1798 in London, England, United Kingdom

Died: 8 December 1877

Nationality: British

RA Schools student from 14 November 1817

Elected ARA: 1 November 1847

Elected RA: 16 November 1859

Treasurer: 25 March 1861 - 26 February 1874

Professor of Architecture: 1860 - 1865

Retired: 13 Feb 1877

Gender: Male

Preferred media: Architecture

Works by Sydney Smirke in the RA Collection

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Works associated with Sydney Smirke in the RA Collection

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Associated books

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Associated archives

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