Northcote, James, 1746-1831

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Painter and author.

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Argylle Place, to Mr. Johnson, 1828. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270609771

From the description of The goose, the snake, and the nightingale : manuscript, [n.d.]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270612457

From the description of The rustic and the plutus : manuscript, [n.d.]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270612612

From the description of The Farmer and the Rat : manuscript, [n.d.]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270612451

From the description of The rats and the cheese : manuscript, [n.d.]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270612601

Painter.

From the description of Letters, 1809-1810. (Getty Research Institute). WorldCat record id: 81797656

English artist and author.

From the description of Fables, original and selected : autograph manuscript signed : [England], ca. 1823-1828. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270611591

English painter and author.

From the description of Autograph letter in third person : Argylle Place, to Messrs. Colburn and Bently [sic?] [London publishing firm], 1831 Mar. 3. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270609694

British painter and author born in Plymouth, James Northcotein was taken in by Reynolds for five years, and studied in the schools of the Royal Academy, painting portraits. In 1777 Northcote went to Italy, where he copied masters' works for a living. He was elected fellow of the Academies in Florence, Cortona and Rome. Returning to London in 1780, Northcote painted mostly portraits.

From the description of Correspondence and receipts, 1786-1828. (Getty Research Institute). WorldCat record id: 145985515

English author and painter.

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Argyll Place [London], to J.T. Smith, 1824 Jun. 21. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270609767

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Argyll Place, to Mr. Johnson, "Wednesday morn." [1828?]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270609769

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Argyll Place [London], to J.T. Smith, 1824 Jun. 27. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270609765

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Argyll Street [London], to A.B. Johns, 1821 Aug. 28. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270609763

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creatorOf Northcote, James, 1746-1831. Autograph letter signed : Argyll Place [London], to J.T. Smith, 1824 Jun. 27. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Northcote, James, 1746-1831. Autograph letter signed : Argylle Place, to Mr. Johnson, 1828. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn William Godwin manuscript material : 383 items, 1778-1836 The New York Public Library. Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle.
referencedIn Donald Hyde and Mary Hyde Eccles Autograph Collection, 1505-1957 (inclusive), 1702-1854 (bulk). Houghton Library.
creatorOf Reynolds, Joshua, 1723-1792. Working draft manuscript, ca. 1772. J. Paul Getty Center, Arts Archives
creatorOf Northcote, James, 1746-1831. Autograph letter signed : [n.p.], to Richard Bentley, 1830 June 23. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Gillray, James, 1756-1815,. Autograph letter signed by James Gillray to Mr. Alderman Boydell [manuscript], 1788 September 30. Folger Shakespeare Library
referencedIn Autograph File, N, 1686-1975. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Inchbald, Mrs., 1753-1821,. Autograph letters signed from Mrs. Inchbald to various people [manuscript], 1780-1810. Folger Shakespeare Library
referencedIn Johnsoniana; or, Supplement to Boswell: being anecdotes and sayings of Dr. Johnson, extra-illustrated, 1738-1840 (inclusive), 1784-1837 (bulk). Houghton Library.
creatorOf Northcote, James, 1746-1831. Autograph letter in third person : Argylle Place, to Messrs. Colburn and Bently [sic?] [London publishing firm], 1831 Mar. 3. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Northcote, James, 1746-1831. Letters, 1809-1810. Getty Research Institute
creatorOf Fittler, James, 1758-1835. Engraving : of John MacBride after the portrait by James Northcote picture 1792. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Northcote, James, 1746-1831. The goose, the snake, and the nightingale : manuscript, [n.d.]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Northcote, James, 1746-1831,. Autograph letter to James Northcote, Plymouth, from unidentified correspondent, London [manuscript], 1773 February 12. Folger Shakespeare Library
creatorOf Northcote, James, 1746-1831. Autograph letter signed : Argyll Street [London], to A.B. Johns, 1821 Aug. 28. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Northcote, James, 1746-1831. Correspondence and receipts, 1786-1828. Getty Research Institute
creatorOf West, Benjamin, 1738-1820. Selected papers from the Benjamin West collection, 1772-1819. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Northcote, James, 1746-1831. Autograph letter signed : London, to Lady Knighton, "Saturday morning" [n.d.]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Northcote, James, 1746-1831. The Farmer and the Rat : manuscript, [n.d.]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Watts, Alaric Alexander, 1797-1864. Letters, 1821-1857. University of Iowa Libraries
creatorOf Northcote, James, 1746-1831. Fables, original and selected : autograph manuscript signed : [England], ca. 1823-1828. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf West, Benjamin, 1738-1820. Benjamin West selected papers from the Historical Society of Pennsylvania, 1755-1819. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Northcote, James, 1746-1831. Autograph letter signed : Argyll Place [London], to J.T. Smith, 1824 Jun. 21. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Johnsoniana; or, Supplement to Boswell: being anecdotes and sayings of Dr. Johnson, extra-illustrated, 1668-1866 (inclusive);, 1738-1836 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn Godwin, William, 1756-1836. Correspondence and miscellaneous papers, [ca. 1793-1877] Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn The life of Edmund Kean : from published and original sources, extra-illustrated Houghton Library.
referencedIn Keenan, John, fl. 1791-1815. John Keenan manuscript material : 1 item, 1803 New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Northcote, James, 1746-1831,. Autograph letter signed from James Northcote, Argyll Place, to Sir William [manuscript], 1825 October 14. Folger Shakespeare Library
creatorOf Northcote, James, 1746-1831,. Receipt from James Northcote to Alderman Boydell [manuscript], 1789 March 3. Folger Shakespeare Library
creatorOf Northcote, James, 1746-1831. The rats and the cheese : manuscript, [n.d.]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Donald Hyde and Mary Hyde Eccles Autograph Collection, 1505-1957 (inclusive), 1702-1854 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn Letters of Samuel Johnson, LL.D., collected and edited by George Birkbeck Hill, extra-illustrated, 1413-1900 (inclusive), 1775-1839 (bulk). Houghton Library.
creatorOf Reynolds, Samuel William, 1773-1835. Autograph letter signed : Malton, Yorks., to James Northcote, 1797 July 19. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Northcote, James, 1746-1831. The Church and the storks, The Parliament of beasts, and The Wolf and the lamb : autograph manuscripts of three poetic fables : [n.p., n.d.]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Extra-illustrated Life of Nollekens, 1708-1875, 1768-1836 Yale Center for British Art
referencedIn Papers, 1803-1880. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Letters of Samuel Johnson, LL.D., collected and edited by George Birkbeck Hill, extra-illustrated, 1413-1900 (inclusive), 1775-1839 (bulk). Houghton Library.
creatorOf Broadley, Alexander Meyrick, 1847-1916. Collection of autograph letters, ca. 1822-ca. 1902. Getty Research Institute
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 Godwin, William, 1756-1836. William Godwin manuscript material : 338 items, 1778-1836 New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Northcote, James, 1746-1831. The rustic and the plutus : manuscript, [n.d.]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Northcote, James : [miscellaneous ephemeral material]. Metropolitan Museum of Art, Thomas J. Watson Library
creatorOf Inchbald, Elizabeth (Simpson), 1753-1821. Autograph letter signed : Leicester, to James Northcote, 1801 May 28. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Johnsonian Miscellanies, extra-illustrated, 1538-1900 (inclusive);, 1738-1866 (bulk). Houghton Library.
creatorOf Northcote, James, 1746-1831. Autograph letter signed : Argyll Place, to Mr. Johnson, "Wednesday morn." [1828?]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
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associatedWith Bentley, Richard, person
associatedWith Boswell, James, 1740-1795 person
associatedWith Boydell, John, 1719-1804. person
associatedWith British Institution. corporateBody
associatedWith Broadley, Alexander Meyrick, 1847-1916. person
correspondedWith Croker, John Wilson, 1780-1857 person
associatedWith Fittler, James, 1758-1835. person
associatedWith Garrick, David, 1717-1779 person
associatedWith George IV, King of Great Britain, 1762-1830 person
associatedWith Gillray, James, 1756-1815, person
associatedWith Godwin, William, 1756-1836. person
associatedWith Gray, Charles, 1764-1845. person
associatedWith Green, V. fl. 1808. person
associatedWith Grey, Charles Grey, Earl, 1764-1845. person
associatedWith Hawkins, Frederick William, 1849-1900 person
associatedWith Henry Colburn and Richard Bentley (Firm) corporateBody
associatedWith Hill, George Birkbeck Norman, 1835-1903 person
associatedWith Hope, Thomas, 1770?-1831. person
associatedWith Howard, N. fl. 1808. person
associatedWith Inchbald, Elizabeth (Simpson), 1753-1821. person
associatedWith Johns, Ambrose Bowden, 1776-1858, person
associatedWith Johnson, J. (John), 1777-1848, person
associatedWith Johnson, Mr, person
correspondedWith Johnson, Samuel, 1709-1784 person
associatedWith Keenan, John, fl. 1791-1815. person
associatedWith Knighton, Lady, person
correspondedWith Knighton, William, Sir, 1776-1836 person
correspondedWith Neal, John, 1793-1876 person
associatedWith Pearse, Theed, fl. 1818. person
associatedWith Phipps, Howard, Jr, person
associatedWith Phipps, Howard, Jr., Mrs, person
associatedWith Ray, Gordon Norton, 1915- person
associatedWith Reynolds, Joshua, 1723-1792. person
associatedWith Reynolds, Samuel William, 1773-1835. person
associatedWith Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 person
associatedWith Smith, John Thomas, 1766-1833, person
associatedWith Upcott, William, 1779-1845 person
associatedWith Watts, Alaric Alexander, 1797-1864. person
associatedWith West, Benjamin, 1738-1820. person
correspondedWith Whitbread, Samuel, 1764-1815 person
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Great Britain
England
Subject
Painting--Private collections
Art--Collectors and collecting
Painting, Modern--19th century
Fables
Hamlet (Legendary character)--Manuscripts
Portraits
Painting--19th century
Artists and patrons
Lear, King (Legendary character)--Manuscripts
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Birth 1746-10-22

Death 1831-07-13

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