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ID: 500115372
 
Record Type: Person
Collins, William (English painter, 1788-1847)

Note: He was the son of William Collins (died 1812), a man of letters and dealer in pictures. William Collins II specialized in sentimental rustic landscapes and genre scenes. Despite poor health, his work remained consistent and was esteemed during his lifetime. He was the father of the author Wilkie Collins.

Names:
Collins, William (preferred,V,index,LC)
William Collins (V,display)
Collins, William, II (V)
Collins, William II (V)
William II Collins (V)
Collins, W. (U)

Nationalities:
British (modern) (preferred)
English

Roles:
artist (preferred)
painter
landscapist
genre artist

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 by marriage (in-law) of ....  Geddes, Andrew  Collins married Harriet Geddes in 1821
..................................................  (Scottish painter and etcher, 1783-1844) [500027729]
child of ....  Collins, William, I  
..............  (English sculptor and stuccoist, 1721-1793) [500046077]
parent of ....  Collins, Charles Allston  
................  (British painter and author, 1828-1873) [500115520]
student of ....  Morland, George  
..................  (English painter, 1763-1804) [500031295]

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

Biographies:
(English painter, 1788-1847) ..... [VP Preferred]
(artist, 1788-1847) ..... [GRL]
(British artist, 1788-1847) ..... [WL-Courtauld]
(British artist, 1788-1847) ..... [WCP]
(British painter, 1788-1847) ..... [PROV]
(British, 1788-1847) ..... [GRLPSC]
(British painter, 1788-1847) ..... [BHA]

Sources and Contributors:
Collins, W. ........ [GRL]
........................  Library of Congress Authorities database (n.d.) n 82220770
Collins, William ........ [BHA Preferred, GRL Preferred, GRLPSC Preferred, PROV Preferred, VP Preferred, WCP Preferred]
..................................  Grove Dictionary of Art online (1999-2002) Accessed 06/18/2002.
..................................  Library of Congress Authorities database (n.d.) n 82220770
..................................  Oxford Concise Dictionary of Art and Artists (1996) 114
..................................  Thieme-Becker, Allgemeines Lexikon der Kunstler (1980-1986)
Collins, William, II ........ [VP]
..........................................  Witt Computer Index database
Collins, William II ........ [WL-Courtauld Preferred]
........................................  Witt Library, Authority files
William Collins ........ [PROV]
................................  Getty Provenance Index Databases [online] (1999)
William II Collins ........ [VP, WL-Courtauld]
......................................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules

Subject: ........ [BHA, GRL, GRLPSC, PROV, VP, WCI, WCP, WL-Courtauld]
....................  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 Dictionary of Art online (1999-2002) accessed 4 Oct 2002; Accessed 06/18/2002.
....................  Library of Congress Authorities database (n.d.)
....................  Oxford Concise Dictionary of Art and Artists (1996) 114
....................  RILA/BHA (1975-2000)
....................  Thieme-Becker, Allgemeines Lexikon der Kunstler (1980-1986)
....................  Witt Computer Index database
....................  Witt Library, Authority files
....................  Wood, Dictionary of Victorian Painters (1978)
 
Note:
English .......... [VP, WL-Courtauld]
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