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ID: 500006731
 
Record Type: Person
Towne, Francis (English painter, born 1739 or 1740, died 1816)

Names:
Towne, Francis (preferred,V,index)
Francis Towne (V,display)
Town, Francis (V)
Old Francis Town (V)

Nationalities:
British (modern) (preferred)
English

Roles:
artist (preferred)
painter
landscapist
watercolorist

Gender: male

Birth and Death Places:
Born:  Exeter (Devon, England, United Kingdom) (inhabited place)
Died:  Exeter (Devon, England, United Kingdom) (inhabited place)

List/Hierarchical Position:
 ....  Persons, Artists
 ........  Towne, Francis (I)

Biographies:
(English painter, born 1739 or 1740, died 1816) ..... [VP Preferred]
(English painter, 1739-1816) ..... [Grove Art]
(British artist, 1740-1816) ..... [WL-Courtauld]
(British artist, 1739-1740-1816) ..... [WCI]
(British artist, 1740-1816) ..... [WCP]
(British artist, 1740-1816) ..... [PROV]
(British, ca.1739-1816) ..... [GRLPSC]
(British painter, 1740-1816) ..... [BHA]

Sources and Contributors:
Francis Towne ........ [VP]
............................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
Old Francis Town ........ [PROV, VP]
.................................  Getty Provenance Index Databases [online] (1999)
Towne, Francis ........ [BHA Preferred, GRLPSC Preferred, Grove Art Preferred, PROV Preferred, WCI Preferred, WCP Preferred, WL-Courtauld Preferred]
..............................  Getty Provenance Index Databases [online] (1999)
..............................  Grove Art artist database (1989-)
..............................  Grove Dictionary of Art online (1999-2002) accessed 12 Sep 2002
..............................  Thieme-Becker, Allgemeines Lexikon der Kunstler (1980-1986)
..............................  Witt Library, Authority files
Town, Francis ........ [VP]
............................  Getty Provenance Index Databases [online] (1999)

Subject: ........ [BHA, GRLPSC, Grove Art, PROV, VP, WCI, WCP, WL-Courtauld]
....................  Clark Art Institute Library
....................  Database for the Witt Checklist of Painters c. 1200-1976 (1978-)
....................  DNB: Oxford National Biography, 1912-1921 (1927)
....................  Fisher, Watercolour Painters (1972)
....................  Getty Provenance Index Databases [online] (1999)
....................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
....................  Grove Art artist database (1989-)
....................  Grove Dictionary of Art online (1999-2002) accessed 12 Sep 2002
....................  Redgrave, Artists of English School (1970)
....................  RILA/BHA (1975-2000)
....................  Thieme-Becker, Allgemeines Lexikon der Kunstler (1980-1986)
....................  Witt Library, Authority files
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