John Fleming Leicester, 1st Baron de Tabley

Born: 4 Apr 1762 in Tabley House, Nether Tabley, nr. Knutsford, Cheshire
Died: 18 Jun 1827
Biography
Politician, collector, commissioner of works of art, in Britain. Succeeded to the baronetcy in 1770; in 1826 was created Baron de Tabley. Member of Parliament 1796-1807.
 
Works of Art: 0
Books: 2
Archives: 9
Christie's (London)   A catalogue of the very choice collection of modern pictures, which have constituted the very distinguished and universally admired gallery of that accomplished and truly spirited patron of the arts, the Rt. Hon. Lord de Tabley, deceased, at No. 24, Hill Street, Berkely Square : formed by his Lordship ... They comprise favourite and very popular specimens of Wilson, Gainsborough, Loutherbourg, Sir J. Reynolds, Romney, Hoppner, Northcote, Fuseli, West, Opie, Shee, Owen, Thomson, Howard, Hilton, Ward, Turner, Collins, Callcott, Landseer, Pether, Barker, Atkinson, Devis, Leslie and Russell : also, the state chair of Sir Joshua Reynolds's studio, which was bequeathed by him to Barry ; a fine marble bust of the late president West, by Behnes ; and a cast from the hand of the president West, by Behnes ; which (by order of the executors) will be sold by auction, by Mr. Christie, on the premises, No. 24, Hill Street, Berkeley Square, on Saturday, July 7, 1827. - [London] 1827   
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Carey, William   A Descriptive Catalogue Of A Collection Of Paintings By British Artists, In The Possession Of Sir John Fleming Leicester, Bart. By William Carey, Esq.; With Occasional Remarks, &c.By Sir Richard Colt Hoare, Bart. [Epigraph] - London: 1819.   
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FAR/2/75    Sir John Leicester, Hill Street, to the President and Council    22 Apr 1814    Item   
FAR/2/74    Sir John Leicester, Hill Street, to the President and Council    22 Apr 1813    Item   
AND/17/5    Newspaper cutting from iThe Examiner/i    [1818]    Item   
REY/1/26    Pocket book    1789    Item   
LAW/5/151    T.L. Parker, Tabley House, to Thomas Lawrence, Russell Square    30 [Jun 1827]    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/2/4    Sir John Leicester, Tabley, to Sir Thomas Lawrence    [c.1820-1826]    Item   
LAW/1/196    T. Lawrence, Greek St, to Joseph Farington, R.A. Farington's, Parrs Wood, Didsbury, Manchester    2 Sep 1808    Item