George Chinnery

1774-1852,English painter. Although long rumoured to be Irish, Chinnery was brought up in London, where he showed a precocious talent as a portrait painter in the traditions of Romney and Cosway. His grandfather, the calligrapher William Chinnery sr, was the author of Writing and Drawing Made Easy, Amusing and Instructive (London, 1750); his father, William jr, was also a writing master, and exhibited portraits at the Free Society of Artists. George entered the Royal Academy Schools in 1792

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George Chinnery Road over a Bridge at Serampore,Bengal and Sketches of the River-scene,Skrine,and Workshippers at serampore oil painting


Road over a Bridge at Serampore,Bengal and Sketches of the River-scene,Skrine,and Workshippers at serampore
Painting ID::  39858
Artist: George Chinnery
Painting: Road over a Bridge at Serampore,Bengal and Sketches of the River-scene,Skrine,and Workshippers at serampore
Introduction: mk153 Pen and Brown ink over traces of pencil
   
   
     

George Chinnery An oil painting of James Achilles Kirkpatrick oil painting


An oil painting of James Achilles Kirkpatrick
Painting ID::  74055
Artist: George Chinnery
Painting: An oil painting of James Achilles Kirkpatrick
Introduction: An oil painting of James Achilles Kirkpatrick (1764-1819), Lieutenant Colonel in the British East India company and it's resident in the princely state of Hyderabad from 1798 to 1805. cjr
   
   
     

George Chinnery Street Scene, Macao, with Pigs oil painting


Street Scene, Macao, with Pigs
Painting ID::  92710
Artist: George Chinnery
Painting: Street Scene, Macao, with Pigs
Introduction: Date not given Source Victoria and Albert Museum TTD
   
   
     

George Chinnery Chinese Street Scene at Macao oil painting


Chinese Street Scene at Macao
Painting ID::  96474
Artist: George Chinnery
Painting: Chinese Street Scene at Macao
Introduction: between 1825 and 1852 cjr
   
   
     

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     1774-1852,English painter. Although long rumoured to be Irish, Chinnery was brought up in London, where he showed a precocious talent as a portrait painter in the traditions of Romney and Cosway. His grandfather, the calligrapher William Chinnery sr, was the author of Writing and Drawing Made Easy, Amusing and Instructive (London, 1750); his father, William jr, was also a writing master, and exhibited portraits at the Free Society of Artists. George entered the Royal Academy Schools in 1792