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Barry, James, 1741-1806

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1741 - 1806

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

James Barry Esqr. R.A. Painted by J. Barry. Engraved by W.C. Edwards., undated

 Item — Box: 2-65
Call Number: MSS 10
Scope and Contents: Portrait of James Barry.
Dates: undated

Letter to Nollekens., 1775 November 25

 Item — Box: 3-16[a]
Call Number: MSS 10
Scope and Contents: The author is probably James Forrester, the Irish landscape artist at Rome. Long and detailed letter about British painters in Italy. Mentions James Barry. Also mentions a copy of Piranesi prints ordered by Nollekens and discusses the political situation, "I sincerely hope that England will triumph over her rebellious sons who indeed seem to deserve a heavy chastisement".
Dates: 1775 November 25