John Burnet

Born: 1784
Died: 1868
Painter, engraver of figures and landscapes, and writer on art. Studied in Edinburgh; from 1806 worked in London. Brother of landscape-artist James M. Burnet (1788-1816).
Works of Art: 2
Books: 10
Archives: 5
Works associated with

John Burnet F.R.S.   
John Burnet F.R.S.
John & Charles Watkins

Chelsea Pensioners reading the Gazette...   
Chelsea Pensioners reading the Gazette...
10 September 1831
David Wilkie

Fuseli, Henry, R.A.   Lectures on painting, delivered at The Royal Academy with additional observations and notes by Henry Fuseli, P.P. ; - London 1820   
The Royal Gallery of Pictures, Being A Selection Of The Cabinet Paintings In Her Majesty's Private Collection At Buckingham Palace. Published Under The Superintendence Of John Linnell, Esq. -   - London: [1840]   
Reynolds, Joshua, P.R.A.   The Discourses Of Sir Joshua Reynolds; Illustrated By Explanatory Notes & Plates By John Burnet, F.R.S. - London. 1842.   
Cotton, William, M.A., F.S.A.   A Catalogue Of The Portraits Painted By Sir Joshua Reynolds, Knt., P.R.A. Compiled From His Autograph Memorandum Books, And From Printed Catalogues, &c. By William Cotton, Esq. - London:, Plymouth: 1857.   
Cotton, William, M.A., F.S.A.   Sir Joshua Reynolds, And His Works. Gleanings From His Diary, Unpublished Manuscripts, And From Other Sources. By William Cotton, M.A., Of The University Of Oxford. Edited By John Burnet, F.R.S., Author Of "Practical Hints On Painting," "Rembrandt & His Works," &c. - - London:, Plymouth: 1856.   
Scenery Of The Rivers Of Norfolk, Comprising The Yare, The Waveney, And The Bure. From Pictures Painted By James Stark, With Historical And Geological Descriptions By J.W. Robberds, Jun. Esq.   - Norwich:, London: [1834]   
Burnet, John   Practical Essays On Various Branches Of The Fine Arts. To Which Is Added, A Critical Inquiry Into The Principles And Practice Of The Late Sir David Wilkie. By John Burnet, F.R.S. Author Of "Practical Hints On Painting." - London: [1848]   
Stephens, Frederic George   Memoirs Of Sir Edwin Landseer A Sketch Of The Life Of The Artist, Illustrated With Reproductuions Of Twenty-Four Of His Most Popular Works. Being a New Edition of "The Early Works of Sir Edwin Landseer." By F.G. Stephens Author Of "Flemish Relics" "Memorials Of Mulready" Etc. - London: 1874.   
Engravings From The Works Of Sir Francis Chantrey, R.A. Born 1782. Died 1841.   - [S.l.: after 1841.]   
National Gallery (London)   Engravings From The Pictures Of The National Gallery. Published by Authority. - London: [1840]   
AND/14/182    David Wilkie, Manor Terrace, to Mr. Burnet    1 Aug 1811    Item   
JU/12/220    J. C. Schetky, Buckland House [to John Burnet, No 2, Whiteheads Grove, Chelsea]    04 Feb 1833    Item   
JU/10/229    John Burnet, No. 1 Clover Hill, Ramsgate, to Mr Harrison, at Boydell & Co's.    25-27 Jul 1852    Item   
GRE/24/1    John Burnet, 34 Upper Park St., Greenwich, to Benjamin R. Green, Fitzroy Square    09 Nov 1855    Item   
RAA/SEC/1/75    Letter from David Wilkie, Phillimore Place, Kensington, to the President and Council    01 Jan 1820    Item