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Owen, William, 1769-1825

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1769 - 1825

William Owen (1769-1825), English portrait painter known for his portraits of society figures.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Album of watercolors and drawings.

 Collection
Call Number: GEN MSS 831
Overview: The collection primarily consists of an album filled with drawings, prints, ephemera, and manuscript poems, letters, dedicatory inscriptions, and notes collected or created by John Charles Denham. The album contains 107 small drawings and sketches in graphite, ink, and watercolor by prominent British artists from the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries such as Richard Parkes Bonington, John Flaxman, Sir Thomas Lawrence, Paul Sandby, J. M. W. Turner, and Benjamin West, as well as...
Dates: 1777-1935 1790-1835, bulk 1790-1835