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ID: 500019302
 
Record Type: Person
Ramsay, Allan (Scottish portraitist and essayist, 1713-1784)

Note: Son of the poet Allan Ramsay. Studied in London, Edinburgh, and Rome. British artist and antiquarian; born in Scotland.

Names:
Ramsay, Allan (preferred,V,index,LC)
Allan Ramsay (V,display)
Allan Ramsey (V)
Ramsay, Allan II (V)
Ramsay, Allan I (V)
Allan I Ramsay (V)
Clergyman (U)

Nationalities:
British (modern) (preferred)
Scottish (Scots, Scotsman)

Roles:
artist (preferred)
painter
portraitist
writer

Gender: male

Birth and Death Places:
Born:  Edinburgh (Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom) (inhabited place)
Died:  Dover (Kent, England, United Kingdom) (inhabited place)

Events:
active:   London (Greater London, England, United Kingdom) (inhabited place)
active:   Edinburgh (Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom) (inhabited place)

Related People or Corporate Bodies:
assistant of ....  Reinagle, Philip  on various portraits of George III and Queen Charlotte
......................  (English painter, 1749-1833) [500029813]
student of ....  Hysing, Hans  1734
..................  (Swedish painter, 1678-1753, active in England) [500062676]
teacher of ....  Martin, David  
..................  (Scottish painter and engraver, 1737-1798) [500018799]
teacher of ....  Reinagle, Philip  
..................  (English painter, 1749-1833) [500029813]

List/Hierarchical Position:
 ....  Persons, Artists
 ........  Ramsay, Allan (I)

Biographies:
(Scottish portraitist and essayist, 1713-1784) ..... [VP Preferred]
(Scottish painter, 1713-1784) ..... [Grove Art]
(British artist, 1713-1784) ..... [WL-Courtauld]
(Scottish painter, 1713-1784) ..... [BHA]
(British painter, 1713-1784) ..... [PROV]
(British artist, 1713-1784) ..... [WCI]
(British artist, 1713-1784) ..... [WCP]
(British, 1713-1784) ..... [GRLPSC]
(artist, 1713-1784) ..... [GRL]
(British artist, 1713-1784) ..... [AVERY]

Sources and Contributors:
Allan I Ramsay ........ [VP, WL-Courtauld]
.............................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
Allan Ramsay ........ [PROV, VP]
..........................  Getty Provenance Index Databases [online] (1999)
Allan Ramsey ........ [PROV, VP]
..........................  Getty Provenance Index Databases [online] (1999)
Clergyman ........ [GRL]
.....................  Library of Congress Authorities database (n.d.) n 85011073
Ramsay, Allan ........ [AVERY Preferred, GRL Preferred, GRLPSC Preferred, Grove Art Preferred, PROV, VP Preferred, WCI Preferred, WCP Preferred]
............................  Avery Authority files (1963-)
............................  Getty Provenance Index Databases [online] (1999)
............................  Grove Art artist database (1989-)
............................  Grove Dictionary of Art online (1999-2002) accessed 16 October 2002
............................  Library of Congress Authorities database (n.d.) n 85011073
............................  Thieme-Becker, Allgemeines Lexikon der Kunstler (1980-1986)
Ramsay, Allan I ........ [VP, WL-Courtauld Preferred]
...............................  Witt Checklist of British Artists (1991) 188
...............................  Witt Library, Authority files
Ramsay, Allan II ........ [BHA Preferred, VP]
..................................  BHA, Authority file (1973-)

Subject: ........ [AVERY, BHA, GRL, GRLPSC, Grove Art, PROV, VP, WCI, WCP, WL-Courtauld]
....................  BHA, Authority file (1973-)
....................  Database for the Witt Checklist of Painters c. 1200-1976 (1978-)
....................  DNB: Oxford National Biography, 1912-1921 (1927)
....................  Getty Provenance Index Databases [online] (1999)
....................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
....................  Grove Art artist database (1989-)
....................  Grove Art Online (2003-2008) accessed 9 June 2004
....................  Grove Dictionary of Art online (1999-2002) accessed 16 October 2002
....................  Library of Congress Authorities database (n.d.)
....................  New Columbia Encyclopedia (1975)
....................  RILA/BHA (1975-2000)
....................  Thieme-Becker, Allgemeines Lexikon der Kunstler (1980-1986)
....................  Union List of Artist Names (ULAN) (2002-)
....................  Witt Checklist of British Artists (1991) 188
....................  Witt Library, Authority files
 
Note:
English .......... [AVERY, VP, WL-Courtauld]
.......... Bénézit, Dictionnaire des Peintres (1976) 8: 596
.......... Union List of Artist Names (ULAN) (2002-)
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