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ID: 500115284
 
Record Type: Person
Etty, William (English painter, 1787-1849)

Note: Painter mostly known for his life studies. He is particularly admired for the way he painted glowing and voluptuous flesh. He also did paintings of mythological and historical subjects. He trained at the Royal Academy schools and with Thomas Lawrence. British painter, York, England.

Names:
Etty, William (preferred,V,index,LC)
William Etty (V,display)

Nationalities:
British (modern) (preferred)
English

Roles:
artist (preferred)
painter

Gender: male

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

Events:
active:   York (York, England, United Kingdom) (inhabited place)

Related People or Corporate Bodies:
student of ....  Lawrence, Thomas  
..................  (English painter, 1769-1830) [500022619]

List/Hierarchical Position:
 ....  Persons, Artists
 ........  Etty, William (I)

Biographies:
(English painter, 1787-1849) ..... [VP Preferred]
(artist, 1787-1849) ..... [GRL]
(English painter, 1787-1849) ..... [Grove Art]
(British artist, 1787-1849) ..... [WL-Courtauld]
(British artist, 1787-1849) ..... [WCI]
(British artist, 1787-1849) ..... [WCP]
(British painter, 1787-1849) ..... [PROV]
(British, 1787-1849) ..... [GRLPSC]
(British painter, 1787-1849) ..... [BHA]
(British painter, York, England, 1787-1849) ..... [AVERY]
(British painter, 1787-1849) ..... [AVERY]

Sources and Contributors:
Etty, William ........ [AVERY Preferred, BHA Preferred, GRL Preferred, GRLPSC Preferred, Grove Art Preferred, PROV Preferred, VP Preferred, WCI Preferred, WCP Preferred, WL-Courtauld Preferred]
............................  Avery Authority files (1963-)
............................  Grove Art artist database (1989-)
............................  LCNAF Library of Congress Name Authority File [n.d.] NAFR9237993
............................  Library of Congress Authorities database (n.d.) nr 92037993
............................  Oxford Concise Dictionary of Art and Artists (1996) 171
............................  Thieme-Becker, Allgemeines Lexikon der Kunstler (1980-1986)
............................  Witt Library, Authority files
William Etty ........ [PROV]
..........................  Getty Provenance Index Databases [online] (1999)

Subject: ........ [AVERY, BHA, GRL, GRLPSC, Grove Art, PROV, VP, WCI, WCP, WL-Courtauld]
....................  Database for the Witt Checklist of Painters c. 1200-1976 (1978-)
....................  Encyclopedia of World Art (1959-1987)
....................  Getty Provenance Index Databases [online] (1999)
....................  Grove Art artist database (1989-)
....................  LCNAF Library of Congress Name Authority File [n.d.] NAFR9237993
....................  Library of Congress Authorities database (n.d.)
....................  Oxford Concise Dictionary of Art and Artists (1996) 171
....................  RILA/BHA (1975-2000)
....................  Thieme-Becker, Allgemeines Lexikon der Kunstler (1980-1986)
....................  Witt Library, Authority files
....................  York Georgian Society. Annual report (1987) 27
 
Note:
English .......... [AVERY, WL-Courtauld]
.......... York Georgian Society. Annual report (1987) 27
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