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ID: 500006496
 
Record Type: Person
Seymour, James (English painter and draftsman, 1702-1752)

Note: One of the first English painters to specialize exclusively in paintings of sporting subjects.

Names:
Seymour, James (preferred,V,index)
James Seymour (V,display)
Old Seymour (V)
Seymour, Colonel (V)

Nationalities:
British (modern) (preferred)
English

Roles:
artist (preferred)
painter
draftsman

Gender: male

Birth and Death Places:
Born:  London (Greater London, England, United Kingdom) (inhabited place)
Died:  London (Greater London, England, United Kingdom) (inhabited place)

Related People or Corporate Bodies:
child of ....  Seymour, James  
..............  (British art dealer, active from ca. 1702, died 1739) [500023435]
teacher of ....  Spencer, Thomas  
..................  (British painter and etcher, 1700-1753) [500027679]

List/Hierarchical Position:
 ....  Persons, Artists
 ........  Seymour, James (I)

Biographies:
(English painter and draftsman, 1702-1752) ..... [VP Preferred]
(English painter, 1702-1752) ..... [Grove Art]
(British artist, 1702-1752) ..... [WL-Courtauld]
(British artist, active 1702, died 1739) ..... [WL-Courtauld]
(British artist, 1702-1752) ..... [WCI]
(British artist, 1702-1752) ..... [WCP]
(British painter, 1702-1752) ..... [PROV]
(British, 1702-1752) ..... [GRLPSC]

Sources and Contributors:
James Seymour ........ [PROV, VP, WL-Courtauld]
............................  Getty Provenance Index Databases [online] (1999)
............................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
Old Seymour ........ [PROV]
........................  Getty Provenance Index Databases [online] (1999)
Seymour, Colonel ........ [WL-Courtauld]
..................................  Witt Library, Authority files
Seymour, James ........ [GRLPSC Preferred, Grove Art Preferred, PROV Preferred, WCI Preferred, WCP Preferred, WL-Courtauld Preferred]
..............................  Grove Art artist database (1989-)
..............................  Thieme-Becker, Allgemeines Lexikon der Kunstler (1980-1986)
..............................  Witt Library, Authority files

Subject: ........ [GRLPSC, Grove Art, PROV, VP, WCI, WCP, WL-Courtauld]
....................  Database for the Witt Checklist of Painters c. 1200-1976 (1978-)
....................  Getty Provenance Index Databases [online] (1999)
....................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
....................  Grove Art artist database (1989-)
....................  Thieme-Becker, Allgemeines Lexikon der Kunstler (1980-1986)
....................  Waterhouse, British 18th-Century Painters (1981)
....................  Witt Library, Authority files
 
Note:
English .......... [WL-Courtauld]
.......... Grove Dictionary of Art online (1999-2002) accessed 19 Aug 2002
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