Rowlandson, Thomas, 1756-1827

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Rowlandson, an English painter, satirist and caricaturist illustrated life in 18th century England depicting comic images and social types.

From the description of A Glee; How shall we mortals spend our hours? : engraving. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 754863497

Epithet: draper

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Epithet: painter

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Rowlandson was an English artist and caricaturist.

From the description of Drawings and an account, 1820-1822. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 664110518

Rowlandson, an English painter, satirist and caricaturist, illustrated life in 18th century England depicting comic images and social types.

From the description of Borders for rooms and halls : engraving, 1799. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 754863499

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Role Title Holding Repository
creatorOf Leech, John, 1817-1864. [Robert and Barbara Scheibel print collection] California State University, Northridge
creatorOf Bobbin, Tim, 1708-1786. [Album of caricatures and drawings] University of California, Los Angeles
referencedIn Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute. Library. Library Collection of Study Photographs and Clippings, ca. 1930-2000. Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, The Clark
referencedIn Hanover royal music archive, 1651-1951, 1770-1870 Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf Rowlandson, Thomas, 1756-1827. Drawings and an account, 1820-1822. Harvard University, Houghton Library
referencedIn Vol. XXII B (ff. 142). June-Dec. 1664.Robert Southwell, diplomatist; Knight 1665: Correspondence with his brother-in-law, Sir J. Perceval: 1656-1665.: Partly signed.includes:f. 149 Murrough O'Brien, 6th Baron and (1654) 1st Earl of Inchiquin: Memor... British Library
creatorOf Rowlandson, Thomas, 1756-1827,. [A catastrophe with a kettle] [drawing]. Yale University, Lewis Walpole Library
referencedIn Livingston, Flora Virginia Milner, 1862-. Rowlandson collection in the Widener Room : typescript, 1937. Harvard University, Houghton Library
creatorOf Rowlandson, Thomas, 1756-1827. Borders for rooms and halls : engraving, 1799. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
creatorOf Rowlandson, Thomas, 1756-1827. Rowlandson's illustrations to Smollett. William & Mary Libraries
creatorOf Rowlandson, Thomas, 1756-1827. Artist file. Brooklyn Museum Libraries & Archives
creatorOf Grego, Joseph, 1843-1908. Rowlandson's tour in a post chaise, 1782; with text by Joseph Grego, ca. 1891. Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens
referencedIn Prints, 1781-1818 (inclusive), 1781-1810 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn Boswell's Life of Johnson : including Boswell's Journal of a tour to the Hebrides and Johnson's Diary of a journey into North Wales, edited by George Birkbeck Hill, extra-illustrated, 1464-1897 (inclusive), 1724-1874 (bulk). Houghton Library.
creatorOf Rowlandson, Thomas, 1756-1827. A Glee; How shall we mortals spend our hours? : engraving. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute. Library. Library Collection of Study Photographs and Clippings, ca. 1930-2000. Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, The Clark
referencedIn Johnsonian Miscellanies, extra-illustrated, 1538-1900 (inclusive);, 1738-1866 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn Ohio State University. Billy Ireland Cartoon Library & Museum. Thomas Rowlandson 1756?-1827 biographical file. Ohio State University Libraries
referencedIn Rowlandson, Thomas, 1756-1827 : [miscellaneous ephemeral material]. Metropolitan Museum of Art, Thomas J. Watson Library
creatorOf Rowlandson, Thomas, 1756-1827. Gosdeniana, [18--?] Princeton University Library
creatorOf Rowlandson, Thomas, 1756-1827. Thomas Rowlandson caricatures, 1802-1807. Cornell University Library
referencedIn Hanover royal music archive, 1651-1951 (bulk circa 1770-1870). Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf Rowlandson, Thomas, 1756-1827. Invoice, 1822-1823. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
creatorOf Carton, Charles M. Charles Carton print collection, 1614-1870. University of California, Los Angeles
referencedIn Portrait file: Guide. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Vol. VI (ff. 208).includes:f. 6 Lieutenant-General Sir Hudson Lowe, GCMG; Governor of St Helena: Portraits: 1853, n.d.: Engr.f. 9 Island of Saint Helena: Descriptions of: 1815, n.d.: Printed and engr.f. 12 Comte Maximilien Lamarque,; French gen... British Library
creatorOf ROWLANDSON, THOMAS. Artist file : miscellaneous uncataloged material. Museum of Modern Art (MOMA)
referencedIn Christie-Miller, Samuel, 1811-1889. Letter: 1857 July 9, Craigentinny [Edinburgh], to David Laing / S. Christy. University of Edinburgh - Main Library, Edinburgh University Library
referencedIn Powell, William, 1762-1812. Autograph note signed by William Powell, Theatre Royal, Drury Lane [manuscript], 1805 November 23. Folger Shakespeare Library
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correspondedWith Boswell, James, 1740-1795 person
associatedWith Christie-Miller, Samuel, 1811-1889. person
associatedWith Cruikshank, Isaac, 1756? -1811? person
associatedWith Fielding, Henry, 1707-1754 person
associatedWith Grego, Joseph, 1843-1908. person
associatedWith Hill, George Birkbeck Norman, 1835-1903 person
associatedWith Livingston, Flora Virginia Milner, 1862- person
associatedWith Powell, William, 1762-1812. person
associatedWith Rimbault, F. person
associatedWith Sibbald, J. person
associatedWith Smollett, T. (Tobias), 1721-1771 person
associatedWith Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute. Library. corporateBody
associatedWith Tegg, Thomas, person
associatedWith Woodward, G.M. (George Moutard), ca.1760-1809. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
England
Ireland, Europe
Leipzig, Saxony
Berlin, Germany
Saint Helena, South Atlantic Ocean
Paris, France
Portoferraio, Elba
Naples and Sicily, Kingdom of, Italy
Brixham, Devon
Subject
Caricature--English--18th century
Gout
Blacks--19th century
Interiors--19th century
Caricature
Servants--19th century
Satire, English
Animals in art
Chimney pieces
Occupation
Artists
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Birth 1756-07-13

Death 1827-04-22

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