English children as painted by Sir Joshua Reynolds

an essay on some of the characteristics of Reynolds as a designer, with especial reference to his portraiture of children
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Reynolds, Joshua, -- Sir, -- 1723-1792., Children -- Portraits., Children in
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[Frederic George Stephens]. Sir Joshua Reynolds RA FRS FRSA (16 July – 23 February ) was an English painter, specialising in portraits.

John Russell said he was one of the major European painters of the 18th Century. He promoted the "Grand Style" in painting which depended on idealization of the imperfect. He was a founder and first president of the Royal Birth place: Plympton, United Kingdom.

Sarah Siddons (née Kemble; 5 July – 8 June ) was a Welsh-born English actress, the best-known tragedienne of the 18th century. Contemporaneous critic William Hazlitt dubbed Siddons as "tragedy personified". She was the elder sister of John Philip Kemble, Charles Kemble, Stephen Kemble, Ann Hatton, and Elizabeth Whitlock, and the aunt of Fanny Kemble.

[Portrait of Master Hare] / painted by Sir Joshna Reynolds ; engrav'd by R. Thew. Summary Print shows Francis George Hare, three-quarter length portrait, facing left with right hand raised, in landscape with trees. After painting by Sir Joshua Reynolds. Contributor Names.

A half century later () was published the most comprehensive work on Reynolds in two large volumes by C. Leslie and T. Taylor. At about the same time () appeared a book by F. Stephens, "English Children as painted by Sir Joshua Reynolds.".

Joshua Reynolds was born into the family of the Reverend Samuel Reynolds, who held the post of headmaster in a local grammar school, which Joshua attended as a boy.

The young Reynolds received a good classical education; he loved literature and became well-read in. Reynolds, Sir Joshua PORTRAITS 1st Edition 1st Printing Hardcover New York McGraw-Hill Very Good in a Very Good price clipped dust jacket.

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Joshua Reynolds. English portraitist. Birthplace: Plympton St. Maurice, Devon, England Location of death: London, England Cause of death: unspecified Remains: Burie. Sir Joshua Reynolds, the most prominent figure in the English school of painting, was born at Plympton Earl, in Devonshire, on the 16th of July He received a fairly good Born: Sir Joshua Reynolds was an English painter, known for the "Grand Style" paintings he produced.

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He painted Love Me, Love My Dog in Asked in Artists and Painters. See: Sir Joshua Orme () was a Lieutenant in the Coldstream Guards and aide-de-camp to General Braddock in America; he was wounded in an ambush by the French near Fort Duquesne, later renamed Pittsburg, He returned to England shortly before the outbreak of the Seven Years’ War.

See: Sir Joshua Reynolds. InSir Joshua Reynolds painted a full-length portrait of a young British officer. The painting is entitled "Captain John Hayes St.

Leger" (listed in some sources as "Colonel St. Leger"). According to Worthington Chauncy Ford's, British Officers Serving in the American Revolution,John St.

Leger was appointed Captain to the 55th. Antique 18th century Engraving Sir Joshua Reynolds - S W Reynolds Sculpt Engraver - Charity - Mother and children Vintage print VintageNickNacksMum 5 out of 5 stars () $ A History of the Works of Sir Joshua Reynolds P.R.A. Vol. 1, London,vol.

1, p.explain that the painting, in which the sitter appears as a shepherdess, is of an unusual size and was probably cut down from a whole-length that included two lambs in a landscape (sold, as a fragment of the present picture, by Bewick, at Christie's.

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Sir Joshua Reynolds, British, -Lady Elizabeth Delmé and Her Children,oil on canvas, Andrew W. Mellon Collection, 10 of 13 Depicting the only child of an Oxfordshire baronet, Miss Juliana Willoughby proves George Romney’s gifts in its understated simplicity.

Fig 1 Sir Joshua Reynolds The Age of Innocence. Painted circa Frame contemporary with picture. From Houghton,jpg × ; KB. William Cotton. A Catalogue of the Portraits Painted by Sir Joshua Reynolds, Knt., P.R.A.

London,p. 55, lists "Neate, Thomas, of Binfield, Berks, and his Sister," with their tutor, in the collection of Rev. Neate.

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Algernon Graves and William Vine Cronin. A History of the Works of Sir Joshua Reynolds P.R.A. Vol. 2, London,p. suppose it to be the picture of the Neete [sic.

May 9, - Explore elealcazar's board "Joshua Reynolds", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Joshua reynolds, Art history and Portrait pins. Sir Joshua Reynolds was an English painter, known for the "Grand Style" paintings he produced.

He painted Love Me, Love My Dog in Portraitists in Philadelphia during the early nineteenth century were routinely disparaged as "mere face painters" and thus of the lowly "mechanick" social class.

They very consciously looked back to the example of Sir Joshua Reynolds in London and tried to emulate him/5(4). To ensure similarly high standards in Britain, the Royal Academy was founded in London in Its first president was Sir Joshua Reynolds, a brilliant painter of lively and elegant portraits as well as an influential lecturer/author whose Discourses authoritatively addressed many aesthetic topics—including the preeminence of history painting.

Joshua Reynolds was never content with a map of the face and a literal description of externals, but sought to fix on his canvas the permanent essentials of character in a large and dignified way. His effects of light and shade are always broad and simple, and he avoids a multiplicity of small lights which lead to pettiness of effect and.

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With an appendix, containing a transcript of Sir Joshua's account book, showing what pictures he painted and the prices paid for them by Reynolds, Joshua, Sir, ; Cotton, William, ; Mason, William, Pages: Joshua Reynolds was born in Julyin the city of Plympton, English county of was the third son of a reverend, among his siblings are notable women like Elizabeth Johnson and the acclaimed writer, Mary Palmer, who wrote Devonshire Dialogue.

Mary was seven years older than Joshua and was very fond of drawing, which certainly had an influence on him as a boy. Joshua Reynolds was born in Plympton, Devon, England on J He was the third son of the Rev. Samuel Reynolds, master of the Plympton Free Grammar School in the town and his wife Theophila.

Joshua was bought up in an atmosphere of learning. Aug 4, - Paintings of families, parents with children, and children from the broad Regency period. See more ideas about Portrait, Art and Children pins.

Description: CIRCLE OF SIR JOSHUA REYNOLDS (ENGLISH, ) PORTRAIT OF A YOUNG GENTLEMAN READING A BOOK Oil on canvas: 37 x 29 in. Framed; verso inscribed on the stretcher: "Purchased from the /Kemble family /for whom it was painted"; dealer number on verso red type on white label "D" Provenance: Private collection for the last hundred.

Sir Joshua Reynolds PRA () Here is Kauffman's portrait of the influential English painter Joshua Reynolds. He is her friend and accordingly, the tone of this picture is extremely relaxed. Reynolds is surrounded by his books and papers, and there is a bust of Michelangelo to the far left, there to pass inspiration from one artist to.

Portrait of Mrs Wells, three-quarter-length, seated, in a striped dress and straw hat (). Sir Joshua Reynolds (English, ). Oil on canvas.

The sitter was a well known actress who appeared in productions at the Haymarket, Drury Lane, Covent Garden and the Royalty theatres.

REYNOLDS, Sir JOSHUA (–), portrait-painter, was born at Plympton-Earl's, Devonshire, on 16 Julythe seventh child of the Rev. Samuel Reynolds, master of the grammar school there, and Theophila, his wife. His christian name. Historical significance: Sir Joshua Reynolds () worked predominantly as a portrait painter and was the first president of the Royal Academy (founded ).

He was apprenticed in to the fashionable London portrait painter Thomas Hudson ().Mrs n, Companion to the Most Celebrated Private Galleries of Art in London,p; Dr Waagen, Treasures of Art in Great Britain, p "A Portrait of a Greek Lady, in her national costume, with black but very sunken is most remarkable for the clear and warm colouring"; andLife and Times of Sir Joshua Reynolds, pp