Thomas Wright (1792 - 1849)
RA Collection: People and Organisations
Painter and printmaker. Apprenticed to H. Meyer, worked for 4 years for W. T. Fry. Spent 1822-26 in St. Petersburg engraving his brother-in-law George Dawe’s portraits of the Russian Royal family and generals. Spent a further 15 years in Russia from 1830. Died in London.
Born: 2 March 1792 in Birmingham, England, United Kingdom
Died: 30 March 1849
Conversations Of James Northcote, Esq., R.A. By William Hazlitt. - London:: 1830.
Thomas Frognall Dibdin
Aedes Althorpianae; Or An Account Of The Mansion, Books, And Pictures, At Althorp; The Residence Of George John Earl Spencer, K.G. To Which Is Added A Supplement To The Bibliotheca Spenceriana. By The Rev. Thomas Frognall Dibdin, F.R.S. S.A. Librarian To His Lordship. - London:: 1822.