Flaxman, John, 1755-1826

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English sculptor.

From the description of [Flaxman sketchbook], [177-] [microform]. (Getty Research Institute). WorldCat record id: 84394231

English sculptor and draftsman.

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Buckingham Street [London], to William Hayley, 1808 Oct. 26. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270517125

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Buckingham Street [London], to Prince Hoare, [1803] Dec. 12. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270517147

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Wardour Street, Soho [London], to William Hayley, [1784] Apr. 26. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270531123

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Buckingham Street [London], to R. Eales, 1812 Feb. 4. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270517054

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Buckingham Street [London], to William Hayley, 1805 Oct. 18. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270517103

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Buckingham Street [London], to William Hayley, 1805 Nov. 14. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270517119

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Buckingham Street [London], to William Hayley, 1804 Jan. 2. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270517079

From the description of Autograph letter in third person : Buckingham Street [London], to R. Balmanno, 1819 Apr. 12. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270513461

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Buckingham Street [London], to William Hayley, 1804 Oct. 1. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270517087

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Buckingham Street [London], to William Hayley, 1804 Nov. 7. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270517094

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Buckingham Street [London], to William Hayley, 1803 Aug. 24. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270517071

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Wardour Street, Soho [London], to William Hayley, 1783 Oct. 20. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270531119

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Rome, to William Hayley, 1794 May 28. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270527495

From the description of Autograph letters signed (3) : Buckingham St., Fitzroy Square, one addressed to Prince Hoare, others to unidentified recipients, 1803 Jan. 2, 1805 Sept. 29 and 1805 Dec. 5. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270870801

British designer.

From the description of Pro aris et pro focis (design drawing), ca. 1802. (Getty Research Institute). WorldCat record id: 83814306

"Wedgwood knew Joseph Banks the President of the Royal Society at the time of this medallion's production, as he had been admitted to the Royal Society in 1783. Banks was an extremely wellknown and important person in the mid 1780s due to his scientific interest and discoveries during the Endeavour voyage with James Cook"--Information from acquisitions documentation.

From the description of Portrait medallion of Joseph Banks, ca. 1785 [realia] / John Flaxman. ca. 1785. (Libraries Australia). WorldCat record id: 739073552

English sculptor and draughtsman.

From the description of The tinder box : [n.p.], a probationary ode by Philo Fillagree Jr., Esq. [pseud.] : autograph manuscript, [n.d.]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270539177

From the description of Autograph letter signed : [London], to William Hayley, 1802 Apr. 19. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270522918

British sculptor and draughtsman.

From the description of John Flaxman correspondence, 1812-1826. (Getty Research Institute). WorldCat record id: 78558540

John Flaxman, English sculptor, decorative designer, and illustrator.

From the guide to the John Flaxman manuscript material : 1 item, 1811, (The New York Public Library. Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle.)

John Flaxman was an English sculptor and draughtsman.

From the description of [Letter] 1793 Jul. 30, Rome [to] Sir William / John Flaxman. (Smith College). WorldCat record id: 191101090

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referencedIn Flaxman, Ann (Denman), d. 1820. Autograph letter signed with initials : [London?], to William Hayley, [1796?] May 23. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Shee, Martin Archer, 1769-1850. Autograph letter signed : Cavendish Square [London], to John Flaxman, [1805 or 1809?] Jan. 11. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Nelson, Ernest W. Manuscripts and papers, 1899-1921. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn Extra-illustrated Life of Nollekens, 1708-1875, 1768-1836 Yale Center for British Art
referencedIn Raeburn, Henry, Sir, 1756-1823. Autograph letter signed : Edinburgh, to David Wilkie, 1821 Aug. 22. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Flaxman, John, 1755-1826. Autograph letter signed : Buckingham Street [London], to William Hayley, 1804 Oct. 1. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Flaxman, John, 1755-1826. Autograph letter signed : Buckingham Street [London], to William Hayley, 1804 Jan. 2. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Flaxman, John, 1755-1826. John Flaxman papers, 1770-1817. UC Berkeley Libraries
creatorOf Flaxman, John, 1755-1826. Letters : to Friedrich Gottlieb Klopstock, 1801. Harvard University, Houghton Library
referencedIn Colvin, Sidney, 1845-1927. Letters : London, to Samuel Loveman, Cleveland, Ohio, 1916-1919. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
referencedIn Album of watercolors and drawings., 1777-1935, 1790-1835 Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf Flaxman, John, 1755-1826. John Flaxman letter to Benjamin West, [1812]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn W. G. Constable Archive, c 1920s-1970s The Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art
creatorOf Flaxman, John, 1755-1826. Artist file. Brooklyn Museum Libraries & Archives
creatorOf Spencer, George John Spencer, Earl, 1758-1834. Autograph letter signed : "St. James' Place," to John Flaxman, 1814 Jan. 22. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Flaxman, John, 1755-1826,. Autograph letters signed from John Flaxman to William Hayley [manuscript], 1784-1801. Folger Shakespeare Library
creatorOf Flaxman, John, 1755-1826. Autograph letter signed : [London], to William Hayley, 1802 Apr. 19. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Flaxman, John, 1755-1826. Autograph letter signed : Buckingham Street [London], to William Hayley, 1805 Oct. 18. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Locker-Lampson, Warburg, Grimson autograph album, 1552-1890. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Flaxman, John, 1755-1826. Autograph letter signed : Wardour Street, Soho [London], to William Hayley, [1784] Apr. 26. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Autograph File, F, 1447-1994. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Temple, John. Business and private papers, 1675-1830. American Primers
creatorOf Flaxman, John, 1755-1826. Autograph letter signed : Wardour Street, Soho [London], to William Hayley, 1783 Oct. 20. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Flaxman, John, 1755-1826. Autograph letter signed : Rome, to William Hayley, 1794 May 28. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Flaxman, John, 1755-1826. Portrait medallion of Captain Cook, ca. 1777 [realia] / Wedgwood & Bentley. Libraries Australia
referencedIn Portrait file: Guide. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Flaxman, John, 1755-1826. Autograph letter signed : Buckingham Street [London], to Prince Hoare, [1803] Dec. 12. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Flaxman, John, 1755-1826. The tinder box : [n.p.], a probationary ode by Philo Fillagree Jr., Esq. [pseud.] : autograph manuscript, [n.d.]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Flaxman, John, 1755-1826. Autograph letter signed : Buckingham Street [London], to William Hayley, 1804 Nov. 7. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Flaxman, John, 1755-1826. Autograph letter signed : Buckingham Street [London], to William Hayley, 1803 Aug. 24. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Flaxman, John, 1755-1826. John Flaxman letter to unidentified recipient, undated. Metropolitan Museum of Art, Thomas J. Watson Library
creatorOf Flaxman, John, 1755-1826. Framed bas-relief bust of Sir Isaac Newton. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
creatorOf Flaxman, John, 1755-1826. [Flaxman sketchbook], [177-] [microform]. Getty Research Institute
creatorOf Flaxman, John, 1755-1826. John Flaxman correspondence, 1812-1826. Getty Research Institute
creatorOf Flaxman, John, 1755-1826. Letter : London, to unknown person, 1803 Dec. 25. Texas Christian University
creatorOf Flaxman, John, 1755-1826. Autograph letter signed : Buckingham Street [London], to William Hayley, 1808 Oct. 26. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn SMILES SAMUEL 1812-1904 WRITER: Manuscript of, Josiah Wedgwood, F.R.S. His personal history, 1894 British Library of Political and Economic Science
referencedIn Lawrence, Thomas, Sir, 1769-1830. Autograph letter signed : London, to John Spottiswode, "Thursday evening" [ca. 1826 Dec. 7]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn William Hayley: Letters, 1800-1804 Cambridge University Library, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives
referencedIn Montgomery, Robert Hiester, 1872-1953,. Accountancy manuscripts, [ca. 1300]-1941. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf John Flaxman manuscript material : 1 item, 1811 The New York Public Library. Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle.
creatorOf Flaxman, John, 1755-1826. Design for a vase, n.d. Getty Research Institute
creatorOf Flaxman, John, 1755-1826. Letter : London, to unknown person, 1803 Dec. 25. University of Chicago Library
referencedIn Flaxman Volumes, 1788 University College London
creatorOf Hayley, William, 1745-1820. Autograph letter signed W. Hayley to: "My very dear Flaxman" September 27, 1810. Wellesley College
creatorOf Flaxman, John, 1755-1826. Pro aris et pro focis (design drawing), ca. 1802. Getty Research Institute
creatorOf Flaxman, John, 1755-1826. Autograph letters signed (3) : Buckingham St., Fitzroy Square, one addressed to Prince Hoare, others to unidentified recipients, 1803 Jan. 2, 1805 Sept. 29 and 1805 Dec. 5. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Dance, George, 1741-1825. Autograph letter signed : [London], to John Flaxman, 1808 Dec. 14. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Flaxman, John, 1755-1826. [Letter] 1793 Jul. 30, Rome [to] Sir William / John Flaxman. Smith College, Neilson Library
referencedIn Autograph album, 1811-1874 and undated. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Flaxman, John, 1755-1826. Portrait medallion of Joseph Banks, ca. 1785 [realia] / John Flaxman. Libraries Australia
creatorOf Flaxman, John, 1755-1826. Autograph letter signed : Buckingham Street [London], to William Hayley, 1805 Nov. 14. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Flaxman, John, 1755-1826. Autograph letter signed : Buckingham Street [London], to R. Eales, 1812 Feb. 4. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Flaxman, John, 1755-1826. John Flaxman : vertical file. Toledo Museum of Art
creatorOf Flaxman, John, 1755-1826. Autograph letter in third person : Buckingham Street [London], to R. Balmanno, 1819 Apr. 12. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Flaxman, John, 1755-1826. The casket. Harvard University, Houghton Library
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associatedWith Aders, Elizabeth, compiler. person
associatedWith Balmanno, Robert, 1780-1861, person
associatedWith Banks, Joseph Sir, 1743-1820 person
associatedWith Blake, William, 1757-1827. person
associatedWith Bullock, person
associatedWith Collyer, William. person
associatedWith Colman, George, 1732-1794 person
associatedWith Colvin, Sidney, 1845-1927. person
associatedWith Constable; William George, 1887-1976 person
associatedWith Dance, George, 1741-1825. person
associatedWith Denham, John Charles, d. 1867 person
associatedWith Dennis, Seth, Mrs, person
associatedWith Eales, R., person
associatedWith Fitzwilliam Museum. corporateBody
associatedWith Flaxman, Ann (Denman), d. 1820. person
associatedWith Fleischmann, Julius, Mrs, person
associatedWith Hamilton, William, Sir, 1730-1803 person
associatedWith Hancarville, Pierre d', 1719-1805. person
associatedWith Hayley, William person
associatedWith Hayley, William, 1745-1820, person
associatedWith Haymarket Theatre (London, England) corporateBody
associatedWith Hoare, Prince, 1755-1834. person
associatedWith Hollekens, Joseph, 1737-1823. person
associatedWith Hüttner, Johann Christian, 1766-1847. person
associatedWith John Flaxman, 1755-1826 person
associatedWith Josiah Wedgwood & Sons. corporateBody
associatedWith Klopstock, Friedrich Gottlieb, 1724-1803. person
associatedWith Lawrence, Thomas, Sir, 1769-1830. person
associatedWith Locker-Lampson, Frederick, 1821-1895 person
associatedWith Mansfield, David Murray, Earl of, 1727-1796. person
associatedWith Mansfield, William Murray, Earl of, 1705-1793. person
associatedWith Milton, John, 1608-1674. person
associatedWith Montgomery, Robert Hiester, 1872-1953, person
associatedWith Nelson, Ernest W. person
associatedWith Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805. person
associatedWith Newton, Isaac, Sir, 1642-1727. person
associatedWith Ogden, C. K. (Charles Kay), 1889-1957. person
associatedWith Raeburn, Henry, Sir, 1756-1823. person
associatedWith Reynolds, Joshua, Sir, 1723-1792. person
associatedWith Romney, George, 1734-1802. person
associatedWith Rose, Samuel, 1767-1804. person
associatedWith Shee, Martin Archer, 1769-1850. person
associatedWith Simcoe, John Graves, 1752-1806. person
associatedWith Spencer, George John Spencer, Earl, 1758-1834. person
associatedWith Spencer, Margaret Georgiana Poyntz Spencer, Countess, 1737-1814. person
associatedWith Temple, John. person
associatedWith Upcott, William, 1779-1845 person
Place Name Admin Code Country
England
Great Britain
England
England
England
Great Britain
Subject
Vases--18th century--Pictorial works
Illustrators--Great Britain--19th century--Correspondence
Sculpture, British
Neoclassicism (Art)
Illustration of books--19th century
Scientists
Wedgwood ware
1803 Aug. 24
Portrait medallions
Sculptors
Sculptors--Great Britain--19th century--Correspondence
Decoration and ornament
Vase painting, Greek
Vases, Greek
Classical antiquities--Influence
Botanists--Portraits
Philosophers in art
Theater--Production and direction--Early works to 1800--Manuscripts
Occupation
Botanists
Function

Person

Birth 1755-07-06

Death 1826-12-07

Britons

English

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