George Cumberland

Born: 27 Nov 1754
Died: 8 Aug 1848
Biography
Amateur watercolor-artist; writer on art; collector early Italian engravings and fossils. After study in Rome (1788-90) he lived in Britain, at Southampton, Windsor and Bristol.
 
Works of Art: 3
Books: 3
Archives: 2
Works associated with

Full-length portrait sketch of George...   
Full-length portrait sketch of George...
After 1807
Edward Bird
  

Portrait sketch of George Cumberland   
Portrait sketch of George Cumberland
After 1807
Edward Bird
  

Portrait sketches of George Cumberland...   
Portrait sketches of George Cumberland...
After 1807
Edward Bird
  

Cumberland, George   Thoughts On Outline, Sculpture, And The System That Guided The Ancient Artists In Composing Their Figures And Groupes: Accompanied With Free Remarks On The Practice Of The Moderns, And Liberal Hints Cordially Intended For Their Advantage. To Which Are Annexed Twenty-Four Designs Of Clasical Subjects Invented On The Principles Recommended In The Essay By George Cumberland. - London. [1796]   
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Cumberland, George   An Essay On The Utility Of Collecting The Best Works Of The Ancient Engravers Of The Italian School; Accompanied By A Critical Catalogue, With Interesting Anecdotes Of The Engravers, Of A Chronological Series Of rare And Valuable Prints, From The Earliest Practice Of The Art In Italy To The Year 1549, Now Deposited In The British Museum and Royal Academy, In London, By George Cumberland. - London. 1827.   
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Cumberland, George   Some Anecdotes Of The Life Of Julio Bonasoni, A Bolognese Artist, Who Followed The Styles Of The Best Schools In The Sixteenth Century. Accompanied By A Catalogue Of The Engravings, With Their Measures, Of The Works Of That Tasteful Composer. And Remarks On The General Character Of His Rare And Exquisite Performances. To Which Is Prefixed, A Plan For The Improvement Of The Arts In England. By George Cumberland. - London [1793]   
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LAW/3/266    G. Cumberland, Bristol, Sir Thomas Lawrence, Russell Square    24 Mar 1821    Item   
LAW/3/191    G. Cumberland, Culvert St., Bristol, to Henry Howard, Newman Street, Oxford Road, London    21 Aug 1820    Item