Sir Robert Smirke, R.A.

Preferred Media: Architecture
Born: 1 October 1780 in London, England, United Kingdom
Died: 18 April 1867
Nationality: British
Royal Academy student from: 16 July 1796 to:
Elected A.R.A: 07 Nov 1808
Elected R.A: 11 Feb 1811
Resigned: 20 May 1859
Treasurer From: 1820-1850
Biography
Second son of Robert Smirke R.A., the painter, and brother of Sydney Smirke R.A.

Won Royal Academy Schools Silver Medal in 1796, and Gold Medal in 1799.
 
Works of Art: 2
Books: 1
Archives: 64
Works by

The Acropolis of Athens, as...   
The Acropolis of Athens, as...
c.1808
Robert Smirke
  
Works associated with

Portrait of Robert Smirke jnr.,...   
Portrait of Robert Smirke jnr.,...
31 July 1809
George Dance
  

Smirke, Edward   A Memoir Of The Late Sir Robert Smirke, R.A., &c., Hon. Fellow. By Edward Smirke, Esq., M.A., Vice-Warden of the Stannaries, &c. Read at the Ordinary General Meeting of the Royal Institute of British Architects, June 17th, 1867. David Brandon, F.S.A., Vice-President, in the Chair. - [London?: (1867?)   
07/5162   
YE/2    Discourse delivered by Joseph Wilton at the Royal Academy premiums    10 Dec 1799    Item   
HU/7/34    James White, Exeter, to Ozias Humphry, Prince of Wales's Hotel, Sloane Street, Knightsbridge, London    1 Jan 1809    Item   
HU/7/32-33    Ozias Humphry, Sloane Street, to James White, Exeter    15 Nov 1808    Item   
HU/7/28    Ozias Humphry, to James White, Exeter    9 Nov 1808    Item   
AND/15/107    Ticket of admission to an Academy lecture    4 Dec 1815    Item   
AND/14/130    Pages 29 and 30 of the 1810 Academy catalogue    1810    Item   
AND/11/18    Biographical note by Edward Bell on Robert Smirke    [c.1840]    Item   
JU/7/12    Robert Smirke, Stratford Place [to an unidentified recipient]    26 Jun 1823    Item   
LAW/9/6    T[homas] L[awrence], Miss E. Croft, Post Office, Cheltenham    [10 Sep 1813]    Item   
LAW/4/174    R. Smirke, Fitzroy St., to [Thomas Lawernce]    18 Dec [c.1815]    Item   
LAW/3/303    Peter Coxe, 2 Archer Street, to Sir Thomas Lawrence    29 Jun 1821    Item   
LAW/3/288    T[homas] L[awrence], to [?Robert Smirke]    [Jul 1822]    Item   
LAW/3/160    Vane Stewart, Vienna, to [Thomas Lawrence]    19 Jun 1820    Item   
LAW/3/105    Thos. Lawrence, to [Joseph Farington]    [4 Apr 1820]    Item   
LAW/3/69    Vane-Stewart, Paris, to [Thomas Lawrence]    1 Sep 1819    Item   
LAW/3/52    [Thomas Lawrence], Palazzo Quirinale, to Joseph Farington, Charlotte Street, Fitzroy Square, London    20 Jul 1819    Item   
LAW/3/51    Robt. Smirke, to Sir Thomas Lawrence, at the Quirinal Palace, Rome, Italia    19 Jun 1819    Item   
LAW/3/41    Sam. Lysons, King's Bench Walk, to Thos. Lawrence, rome    5 May 1819    Item   
LAW/3/26    Jos. Farington, to Thomas Lawrence, Rome    6 Apr 1819    Item   
LAW/3/19    Thos. Lawrence, [Vienna], to [Joseph Farington]    [20 Mar 1819]    Item   
LAW/3/12    T. Lawrence, Lord Stewart's, to [Joseph Farington]    12 Feb 1819    Item   
LAW/2/343    [copy] Thomas Lawrence, Vienna, to Robt. Smirke, Jr.    21 Dec 1818    Item   
LAW/2/339    [copy] Thos. Lawrence, Aix la Chapelle, to Robt. Smirke, Jnr., Albany, Piccadilly    25 Nov 1818    Item   
LAW/2/312    Jos. Farington, Post Office, Hastings, Sussex, to Sir Thomas Lawrence, 65 Russell Square    18 Sep 1818    Item   
LAW/2/290    Thos Lawrence, Russell Square, to [Joseph Farington]    [27 Jun 1818]    Item   
LAW/2/249    Joseph Farington, to Sir Thomas Lawrence, at His Excellency, the Lord Stewart's, Vienna    5 Jan 18[19]    Item   
LAW/2/183    R. Smirke, Uppr. Fitzroy St, to [Thomas Lawrence]    [12 Jan 1817]    Item   
LAW/2/182    Thos Lawrence, to [Joseph Farington]    [12 Jan 1827]    Item   
LAW/2/62    T. L[awrence], Russell Square, to [Joseph Farington]    8 [Feb 1814]    Item   
LAW/2/61/2    T. Lawrence, to [Joseph Farington, R.A.]    28 Mar 1814    Item   
LAW/2/59    Thos. Lawrence, 65 Russell Square, "or rather at poor Mr. W. Adams", to Joseph Farington, Mr. Wells, Red Leaf, near Tunbridge    [6 Feb 1814]    Item   
LAW/2/53    [incomplete] [Thomas Lawrence], to [Elizabeth Croft?]    [5 Jan 1814]    Item   
LAW/2/42    T. L[awrence, to [Joseph Farington]    [2 Nov 1813]    Item   
LAW/2/40    Thos. Lawrence, Greek Street, to [Joseph Farington]    2 Nov 1813    Item   
LAW/1/287    T. Lawrence, Greek Street, to Joseph Farington, W. Wells Esq., Red Leaves, near Tunbridge    12 Oct 1811    Item   
LAW/1/284    T. Lawrence, Greek Street, to Joseph Farington, W. Wells Esq., Read Leaves, near Tunbridge    [2 Oct 1811]    Item   
LAW/1/268/1    T. Lawrence to Joseph Farington    22 Jul 1811    Item   
LAW/1/256    [Thomas Lawrence], to [Joseph Farington]    [Sep 1810]    Item   
LAW/1/250    T. Lawrence, to [Joseph Farington]    [14 Aug 1810]    Item   
LAW/1/235    T. L[awrence], to Joseph Farington, Marlborough Buildings, Bath    31 Jan 1810    Item   
LAW/1/233    T. L[awrence], to Joseph Farington, Marlborough Buildings, Bath    [1 Feb 1810]    Item   
LAW/1/232    T. L[awrence], to Joseph Farington, Marlborough Buildings, Bath    29 Jan 1810    Item   
LAW/1/231    T. L[awrence], to Joseph Farington, Marlborough Buildings, Bath    [27 Jan 1810]    Item   
LAW/1/225    T. Lawrence, to Joseph Farington, Post Office, Exeter    [19 Sep 1809]    Item   
LAW/1/215    Thos. Lawrence, to Joseph Farington, Charlotte St.    [12 May 1809]    Item   
LAW/1/208    T. L[awrence], to [Joseph Farington]    [Feb 1809]    Item   
LAW/1/206    [Thomas Lawrence], to [Joseph Farington]    [31 Jan 1809]    Item   
LAW/1/205    T. Lawrence, Greek St., to Joseph Farington, the Earl of Lonsdale's, the Castle, Whitehaven, Cumberland    21 Sep 1808    Item   
LAW/1/204    T. Lawrence, to [Joseph Farington]    [10 Nov 1808]    Item   
LAW/1/203    T. Lawrence, to Joseph Farington, R.A. Farington, Parrs Wood, Didsbury, Manchester    4 Nov 1808    Item   
LAW/1/202    T. Lawrence, Greek St., to Joseph Farington, Parrs Wood, Didsbury, Manchester    30 Nov 1808    Item   
LAW/1/201    T. Lawrence, to Joseph Farington, Levens Hall, Westmorland    28 Oct 1828    Item   
LAW/1/198    T. Lawrence, to Joseph Farington, the Earl of Lonsdale, Castle, Whitehaven    7 Oct 1808    Item   
LAW/1/180    [Thomas Lawrence], to Farington    [27 Feb 1808]    Item   
LAW/1/111    Robert Smirke to Henry Fuseli, 12 Bonner Street    15-18 Jul 1804    Item   
LAW/1/100    Robert Smirke, Malta, to Henry Fuseli    16 Nov 1803    Item   
RAA/SEC/3/2    Correspondence from Sir Robert Smirke, RA    1824    Sub-series   
LAW/2/252    Thos Lawrence, Russell Square, to [Joseph Farington]    28 Jan 1818    Item   
RAA/TRE/2/3    Accounting records of Sir Robert Smirke    1820-1848    Sub-series   
RAA/TRE/2    Treasurer's annual accounts    1768-1977    Series   
RAA/TRE/2/2    Account books of John Yenn    1795-1820    Sub-series   
RAA/GA/1/4    General Assembly minutes, vol. 4    10 Feb 1826 - 10 Dec 1841    Item   
ANG/9    Thomas Lawrence, to [Mr. Barret]    06 May 1825    Item   
ANG/1/1-2    Thomas Lawrence, to Mr. [William Locke]    [c.1808]    Item