Sir Edwin Landseer, R.A.

Preferred Media: Painting and sculpture
Born: 07 March 1802 in London, England, United Kingdom
Died: 01 October 1873
Nationality: British
Royal Academy student from: 09 August 1816 to:
Elected A.R.A: 06 Nov 1826
Elected R.A: 10 Feb 1831
Biography
Son of John Landseer A.R.A. Brother of Charles Landseer R.A. and Thomas Landseer A.R.A. He was elected President in General Assembly 24 January 1866, but declined due to ill health.
 
Works of Art: 112
Books: 10
Archives: 58
Works by

Chalk study of the hand...   
Chalk study of the hand...
c. 1818
Edwin Landseer
  

Portrait of John Gibson, R.A.   
Portrait of John Gibson, R.A.
ca. 1850
Edwin Landseer
  

The Faithful Hound   
The Faithful Hound
ca. 1830
Edwin Landseer
  

Return from Deerstalking   
Return from Deerstalking
ca. 1860
Edwin Landseer
  

The Mountain Torrent   
The Mountain Torrent
ca. 1860
Edwin Landseer
  

Dogs Worrying a Frog   
Dogs Worrying a Frog
ca. 1860
Edwin Landseer
  
 

The Four Irish Greyhounds   
The Four Irish Greyhounds
ca. 1860
Edwin Landseer
  

The Ladies Pets   
The Ladies Pets
ca. 1860
Edwin Landseer
  

The Sweep   
The Sweep
ca. 1860
Edwin Landseer
  

A Shepherd's Dog   
A Shepherd's Dog
ca. 1860
Edwin Landseer
  

The Watchman   
The Watchman
ca. 1860
Edwin Landseer
  

Low Life   
Low Life
Edwin Landseer
  
 

Head of a pig   
Head of a pig
ca.1810
Edwin Landseer
  

A cow - standing in...   
A cow - standing in...
ca.1810
Edwin Landseer
  

In the jungle   
In the jungle
ca. 1811
Edwin Landseer
  

Senegal Lion, 1811   
Senegal Lion, 1811
1811
Edwin Landseer
  

Head of a grazing sheep   
Head of a grazing sheep
ca.1810
Edwin Landseer
  

Sheet of drawings with a...   
Sheet of drawings with a...
ca.1810
Edwin Landseer
  
 

Head of a parrot -...   
Head of a parrot -...
c.1810
Edwin Landseer
  

Head of a hare in...   
Head of a hare in...
ca.1810
Edwin Landseer
  

Head of a horse with...   
Head of a horse with...
ca.1810-12
Edwin Landseer
  

A horse in a stable   
A horse in a stable
ca.1810-12
Edwin Landseer
  

Two peacocks in profile   
Two peacocks in profile
ca.1815?
Edwin Landseer
  

Baiting the Bull   
Baiting the Bull
ca.1810
Edwin Landseer
  
 

In the Meadow   
In the Meadow
ca. 1813
Edwin Landseer
  

Head of a tigress from...   
Head of a tigress from...
1811
Edwin Landseer
  

Tortoiseshell cat in profile   
Tortoiseshell cat in profile
ca.1810
Edwin Landseer
  

Horse's head with reins and...   
Horse's head with reins and...
ca.1810
Edwin Landseer
  

Two studies of a horse's...   
Two studies of a horse's...
ca.1810
Edwin Landseer
  

Half-length drawing of a child   
Half-length drawing of a child
ca. 1815?
Edwin Landseer
  
 

Portrait sketch of 'Mr Clarke',...   
Portrait sketch of 'Mr Clarke',...
ca.1812
Edwin Landseer
  

Portrait of Henry Landseer, uncle...   
Portrait of Henry Landseer, uncle...
ca.1815?
Edwin Landseer
  

Portrait of Henry Landseer, uncle...   
Portrait of Henry Landseer, uncle...
ca.1810
Edwin Landseer
  

A bird about to take...   
A bird about to take...
ca.1810-12
Edwin Landseer
  

A cockerel   
A cockerel
ca.1810-12
Edwin Landseer
  

A pair of dead birds,...   
A pair of dead birds,...
ca.1810
Edwin Landseer
  
 

A ruin, probably of a...   
A ruin, probably of a...
ca.1812-15?
Edwin Landseer
  

A tiger in a landscape   
A tiger in a landscape
ca.1810-12
Edwin Landseer
  

Two cattle   
Two cattle
ca.1810-12
Edwin Landseer
  

A horned cow or bull...   
A horned cow or bull...
ca.1810-12
Edwin Landseer
  

A cow lying on the...   
A cow lying on the...
ca.1810
Edwin Landseer
  

Studies in a Farmyard   
Studies in a Farmyard
1810?
Edwin Landseer
  
 

A cow lying down, in...   
A cow lying down, in...
ca.1810
Edwin Landseer
  

A tiger, in profile   
A tiger, in profile
ca.1810-12
Edwin Landseer
  

Head of a bull with...   
Head of a bull with...
ca.1810
Edwin Landseer
  

Head of a bull   
Head of a bull
ca.1810
Edwin Landseer
  

Head of a calf (?)   
Head of a calf (?)
ca.1810
Edwin Landseer
  

Sheet of sketches of animal...   
Sheet of sketches of animal...
ca.1810
Edwin Landseer
  
 

Suspicious   
Suspicious
ca.1810-12
Edwin Landseer
  

Short horn bull   
Short horn bull
ca.1813
Edwin Landseer
  

A Farm Team   
A Farm Team
ca. 1812
Edwin Landseer
  

A long-haired dog lying down   
A long-haired dog lying down
ca.1810
Edwin Landseer
  

Study of Goats   
Study of Goats
ca.1811
Edwin Landseer
  

Drawing of a bust of...   
Drawing of a bust of...
ca.1810-12
Edwin Landseer
  
 

Head and shoulders of a...   
Head and shoulders of a...
ca.1810-12
Edwin Landseer
  

Sheet of drawings of male...   
Sheet of drawings of male...
ca.1810-12
Edwin Landseer
  

A candlestick   
A candlestick
ca. 1808?
Edwin Landseer
  

Study of a statue of...   
Study of a statue of...
1810 or later
Edwin Landseer
  

Sheet of drawings of horse's...   
Sheet of drawings of horse's...
ca.1810-12
Edwin Landseer
  

Head of a rabbit in...   
Head of a rabbit in...
ca.1810
Edwin Landseer
  
 

A bull - standing in...   
A bull - standing in...
ca.1810
Edwin Landseer
  

Sheep   
Sheep
ca.1810
Edwin Landseer
  

A cow standing in profile   
A cow standing in profile
ca.1810
Edwin Landseer
  

A horse with a nosebag...   
A horse with a nosebag...
ca.1810
Edwin Landseer
  

'Among the Turnips'   
'Among the Turnips'
ca.1812
Edwin Landseer
  

Head of a long-haired dog...   
Head of a long-haired dog...
ca.1810
Edwin Landseer
  
 

The Dustman's Dog   
The Dustman's Dog
ca.1812
Edwin Landseer
  

A dog lying down   
A dog lying down
ca.1812
Edwin Landseer
  

A calf lying down   
A calf lying down
ca.1810-12
Edwin Landseer
  

A goat lying down   
A goat lying down
ca.1810-12
Edwin Landseer
  

Head and shoulders of a...   
Head and shoulders of a...
ca.1810
Edwin Landseer
  

A dog attacking a ram   
A dog attacking a ram
ca.1810-12
Edwin Landseer
  
 

A Camel   
A Camel
1807
Edwin Landseer
  

A sleeping cat with a...   
A sleeping cat with a...
ca.1810
Edwin Landseer
  

A sleeping cat in profile   
A sleeping cat in profile
ca.1810
Edwin Landseer
  

Head of a lion   
Head of a lion
ca.1810
Edwin Landseer
  

In the pasture   
In the pasture
ca.1810
Edwin Landseer
  

Asleep   
Asleep
ca.1814
Edwin Landseer
  
 

Head of a bull or...   
Head of a bull or...
ca.1810
Edwin Landseer
  

Two dogs in profile -...   
Two dogs in profile -...
ca.1808
Edwin Landseer
  

Horse's head bending down   
Horse's head bending down
ca.1810
Edwin Landseer
  

A horse's head in profile   
A horse's head in profile
ca.1810
Edwin Landseer
  

Head of a lion in...   
Head of a lion in...
ca.1810
Edwin Landseer
  

Lusus Naturae   
Lusus Naturae
ca.1812
Edwin Landseer
  
 

A dead pheasant   
A dead pheasant
ca.1810
Edwin Landseer
  

A short-haired dog in profile   
A short-haired dog in profile
1811
Edwin Landseer
  

Head of a dog with...   
Head of a dog with...
ca.1810-12
Edwin Landseer
  

A fox in profile   
A fox in profile
1807
Edwin Landseer
  

Four drawings of animals' heads   
Four drawings of animals' heads
ca.1810-12
Edwin Landseer
  

Head of a cow   
Head of a cow
ca.1810-12
Edwin Landseer
  
 

Donkeys   
Donkeys
ca.1810-12
Edwin Landseer
  

Lion's head in profile   
Lion's head in profile
ca.1810-12
Edwin Landseer
  

A dog lying down, in...   
A dog lying down, in...
ca.1810
Edwin Landseer
  

Head of a dog   
Head of a dog
1810
Edwin Landseer
  

Lioness and Cubs   
Lioness and Cubs
1809
Edwin Landseer
  

Maida   
Maida
1824 or after
Edwin Landseer
  
 

Studies in a farmyard   
Studies in a farmyard
ca. 1810-12
Edwin Landseer
  

A sow with her piglets   
A sow with her piglets
ca.1810-12
Edwin Landseer
  

A horse's head with nose...   
A horse's head with nose...
ca. 1808-10
Edwin Landseer
  

Head of a grazing sheep   
Head of a grazing sheep
ca.1810-12
Edwin Landseer
  

Head of a cat   
Head of a cat
ca.1810-12
Edwin Landseer
  

A dog lying down   
A dog lying down
ca.1810-12
Edwin Landseer
  
 

A long-haired dog lying down   
A long-haired dog lying down
ca.1808-10
Edwin Landseer
  

Two standing horses   
Two standing horses
ca.1810-12
Edwin Landseer
  

A leopard and a fox   
A leopard and a fox
ca.1810-12
Edwin Landseer
  
Works after

The Travelled Monkey   
The Travelled Monkey
1 October 1828
Edwin Landseer
  

A Scene at Abbotsford   
A Scene at Abbotsford
Edwin Landseer
  

The Cat's Paw   
The Cat's Paw
1829
Edwin Landseer
  

The Dog   
The Dog
Edwin Landseer
  
Works associated with

Sir Edwin Landseer R.A.   
Sir Edwin Landseer R.A.
ca.1857-1876
John & Charles Watkins
  

Portrait sketch of Edwin Landseer   
Portrait sketch of Edwin Landseer
John Frederick Lewis
  

Bust of Sir Edwin Landseer,...   
Bust of Sir Edwin Landseer,...
1867
Baron Carlo Marochetti
  

Loftie, W.J.   Landseer and animal painting in England with reproductions of celebrated pictures by George Morland, Sir E. Landseer, R.A., H.W.B. Davis, R.A., Briton Riviere, R.A., and Walter Hunt ; practical hints for drawing and painting animals by Stephen T. Dadd. - London [1891?]   
08/1703   
Hall, Samuel Carter, editor   The book of gems. : The modern poets and artists of Great Britain. / Edited by S.C. Hall - London 1838   
06/2555   
British painters of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries : with eighty examples of their work engraved on wood.   - London [n.d.]   
08/2633   
Dickens, Charles   The Cricket on the Hearth A Fairy Tale of Home. By Charles Dickens. - London 1846.   
11/313   
Graves, Algernon   Catalogue Of The Works Of The Late Sir Edwin Landseer, R.A. Dedicated by Special Permission to Her Most Gracious Majesty The Queen. Compiled By Algernon Graves. - London, S.W. [1875?]   
07/1640   
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.   
05/2031   
Subjects by Edwin Landseer. Etched by John Landseer, Thomas Landseer, and Edwin Landseer   - [London:] Nov. 8th. 1852. Publishers to her Majesty.   
05/1218   
Landseer, Edwin, R.A.   Etchings By Edwin Landseer - London.) [ca. 1825?]   
05/1214   
The Royal Gallery Of British Art.   - London: [ca. 1851?]   
05/818   
The Royal Gallery Of British Art.   - London: [ca. 1851?]   
05/806   
RAA/PRE/5/2/65    Paintings and drawings by Sir Edwin Landseer, R.A., 1802-1873    1961    Item   
WA/2    Diary in printed "Student's Journal"    25 Sep 1821 - 24 Sep 1822    Item   
RI/1/45    W.B. Richmond, 8 Via Felice, Rome, to George Richmond, R.A.    3 Mar [1867]    Item   
LEI/44/17    Frederic Leighton, Holland Park Road, to Prof. Church    [c.1888]    Item   
SP/6/41    Group caricature of a group of Academician painters, by Alfred Thompson    1871    Item   
AND/26/317    Anderdon's notes on 1850 exhibits #533 to #565    [c.1870]    Item   
AND/26/313    Title page of a sale catalogue    18 Dec 1855    Item   
AND/26/300    Newspaper cutting    3 Jan 1874    Item   
AND/26/274    Anderdon's notes on Augustus Egg    [c.1870]    Item   
AND/26/242    Sale catalogue cutting    [c.1870]    Item   
AND/26/136    [copy] E[dwin] L[andseer], Mar Lodge, Deeside, Jessy    9 Sep 1852    Item   
AND/26/21    [copy] E[dwin] L[andseer], The Doune, to Jessy    8 Sep 1852    Item   
AND/25/281    [copy] E[dwin] L[andseer], Forest House, Jessy    15 Sep 1847    Item   
AND/25/82    E. Landseer, to the Countess of Blessington    [c.1840]    Item   
AND/23/152    Anderdon's notes on exhibit #462, by Edwin Landseer    [c.1870]    Item   
AND/23/33    [copy] Edwin Landseer, to John Boles[?], Chemist, Gt. Yarmouth, Norfolk    9 Mar 1838    Item   
AND/22/273    Newspaper cuttings    [1836]    Item   
AND/22/272    [copy] E. Landseer, St. John's Wood, to "John"    31 Jul 1836    Item   
AND/22/263    Newspaper cuttings    [1836]    Item   
AND/22/164    Newspaper cutting    [1848]    Item   
AND/22/25    [copy] Mr Lister, 41 Portman Place, to Miss E Landseer    [c.1833]    Item   
AND/21/232    [copy] E. Landseer, Redleaf[?], to Miss Emma Landseer, St. John's Wood Road, Regent's Park, London    20 Nov 1832    Item   
AND/21/231    [copy] E. Landseer, Royal Academy, to B.P. Gibbon, ALbany Street, Regent's Park    27 Apr 1832    Item   
AND/21/139    Pages 11 and 12 of the 1831 Academy catalogue    1831    Item   
AND/20/148    Anderdon's comments on 1828 exhibit #352    [1871]    Item   
AND/19/129    Pages 13 and 14 of the 1825 Academy catalogue    1825    Item   
AND/19/112    Newspapers cuttings    1825    Item   
GI/1/206    Louis Huth, 26 Upper Harley St, W. [to John Gibson]    05 Aug 1860    Item   
AND/16/217    Anderdon's notes on 1817 exhibit #343    [c.1874]    Item   
AND/16/213    Anderdon's notes on meeting Jessica Landseer    [c.1874]    Item   
AND/16/175    [copy] Extract from the Annals of the Fine Arts    1817    Item   
AND/16/43    Anderdon's notes on Sir Edwin Landseer    [c.1870]    Item   
AND/15/128    Fragment of a Sale Catalogue    [c.1860]    Item   
JU/11/251    Edwin Landseer [to W. Finden]    27 Nov 1833    Item   
GRE/7    Press cutting of letter entitled "Rhymes on art-ists"    c. 1835    Item   
RAA/SEC/8/22/1    The President and Council to C. Landseer    c. 1873    Item   
RAA/SEC/8/14/1    John Aird, 14 Hyde Park Terrace, W., to Sir Frederick Leighton    18 Apr 1883    Item   
RAA/SEC/8/9/1    Thomas Hyde Hills, 45 Queen Anne Street, W., to the President and Council    15 Nov 1879    Item   
RAA/SEC/3/8/1    C. L. Eastlake, 7 Fitzroy Square, to J. P. Knight    24 Apr 1865    Item   
GRI/3/76    Francis T. Palgrave, Hampstead, to [George Richmond]    13 Apr 1844    Item   
GRI/3/36    John James Ruskin, Herne Hill, to George Richmond    9 May 1842    Item   
GAR/1/137    [F.C. Lewis], to Anne Bloxam    [1829]    Item   
236/60    Sir Edwin Landseer, R.A.    1851-1858    Series   
236/46/18    W.P. Frith, 7 Pembridge Villas, Bayswater, to T. Miller    3 May 1865    Item   
236/44/11    W.P. Frith, 22 East Cliff, Dover, to T. Miller    17 Sep 1854    Item   
236/44/10    W.P. Frith, 22 East Cliff Terrace, Dover, to T. Miller    20 Aug 1854    Item   
236/44/8    W.P. Frith, Hampton Court, to T. Miller    23 Apr 1854    Item   
236/42/8    W.P. Frith, London, to T. Miller    22 Feb 1852    Item   
236/39/11    W.P. Frith, London, to T. Miller    29 Apr 1849    Item   
236/38/13    W.P. Frith, 13 Park Village West, to T. Miller    24 Apr [1848]    Item   
236/45/13    W.P. Frith, London, to T. Miller    15 Apr 1855    Item   
236/4/2    Jacob Bell, 15 Langham Place, to T. Miller    19 Feb 1858    Item   
236/4/1    Jacob Bell, 15 Langham Place, to W.P. Frith.    15 Feb 1858    Item   
236/4    Jacob Bell    1858    Series   
236/3/3    J.C. Horsley, The Hall, Kensington Gravel Pits, to T. Miller    20 Mar 1853    Item   
RAA/GA/1/6    General Assembly minutes, vol. 6    31 Jan 1859 - 05 Dec 1868    Item   
RAA/GA/1/5    General Assembly minutes, vol. 5    10 Feb 1842 - 10 Dec 1858    Item   
RAA/PC/1/13    Council minutes, vol. 13    18 Dec 1868 - 20 Dec 1873    Item