Francis Milner Newton, R.A.

Preferred Media: Painting
Born: 10 January 1728 in London, England, United Kingdom
Died: 14 August 1794
Nationality: British
Category of Membership: Foundation Member
Elected R.A: 10 Dec 1768
Secretary From: 1768-1788
Biography
Most souurces give his year of birth as 1720 but his baptismal record and Joseph Farington's diary confirm that he was born on 10 January 1728.
 
Works of Art: 2
Books: 0
Archives: 69
Works associated with

Portrait of Francis Milner Newton...   
Portrait of Francis Milner Newton...
1 April 1803
George Dance
  

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Portrait of Francis Milner Newton,...
5 May 1793
George Dance
  

JU/1/80    F. M. Newton, Royal Academy, Somerset House [to Dr Hunter, Windmill Street]    29 May 1774    Item   
JU/1/78    F. M. Newton, Royal Academy, to Dr Hunter    30 Mar 1770    Item   
GRE/5/2    Royal Academy circular invitation [sent to Benjamin West]    13 Nov 1769    Item   
GRE/5/1    Royal Academy circular invitation [sent to Benjamin West]    30 Oct 1769    Item   
AND/2/156    [copy] Francis Milner Newton, Exhibition Room, Pall Mall, to Nathaniel Hone    1775    Item   
SA/46/12    George Keate, Southampton, to [Francis Milner] Newton    13 Oct [1761]    Item   
SA/46/10    F. M. [Francis Milner Newton], [to the Prime Minister of the King of Denmark]    [1768]    Item   
SA/45/4    Remarks [by the Secretary ?]    c. Oct 1767    Item   
AND/1/35    [copy] F.M. Newton, Royal Academy, to Benjamin West    30 Oct 1769    Item   
SA/39/39    F. M. Newton, RA Secretary, to the President    02 May 1772    Item   
SA/36/48/1    Joseph Wilton, Edward Penny, Richard Wilson, Benjamin West, William Chambers, G. M. Moser, Paul Sandby, F. M. Newton, to Joshua Kirby    10 Nov 1768    Item   
SA/36/45    Francis Milner Newton, Mortimer Street, to James Paine    11 Dec 1768    Item   
SA/36/22    [The Secretary] to [Francis Milner] Newton    17 Jan 1769    Item   
SA/35/48    Report of the Committee of Accounts    16 Jan 1769    Item   
SA/34/23    F. M. Newton, Mortimer Street, to Joshua Kirby, President, at the Turks Head    18 Nov 1768    Item   
SA/34/22    Joseph Wilton, Edward Penny, Richard Wilson, G. M. Moser, Benjamin West, Paul Sandby, William Chambers, F. M. Newton, to Joshua Kirby    10 Nov 1768    Item   
SA/34/14    Nathaniel Marchant, Temple Bar, to Francis Milner Newton    01 Oct 1768    Item   
SA/34/13    Richard Dalton, St James [to F. M. Newton]    10 Mar 1768    Item   
SA/33/55    List of papers etc belonging to the Society of Artists delivered to the President and Directors by F. M. Newton    29 Nov 1768    Item   
SA/33/39    Receipt of Francis Milner Newton    15 Jun 1768    Item   
SA/33/21    Receipted bill for advertisements in the IPublic Advertiser/I    1768    Item   
SA/33/20    Receipted bill for advertisements in the IDaily Advertiser/I    1768    Item   
SA/33/9    Indenture of Henry Spang, son of Michael Henry Spang, deceased, late of Stanhope Street, Mayfair    16 Mar 1768    Item   
SA/33/8    Receipted account of Francis Milner Newton    1768    Item   
SA/33/7    Receipt of Francis Milner Newton    19 Feb 1768    Item   
SA/33/6    Draft minutes of the Committee of Accounts    27 Dec 1768    Item   
SA/32/7    James Wills, Whitchurch, to Francis Milner Newton    08 Dec 1767    Item   
SA/32/6    James Bellew, London, to F. M. Newton    23 Sep 1767    Item   
SA/32/5    R. Paton, Wardour Street, to F. M. Newton    19 Dec 1767    Item   
SA/32/4    John Singleton Copley [Boston], to F. M. Newton    23 Nov 1767    Item   
SA/32/3    John Nesbitt, Hammer Hill House, near Bedford, to F. M. Newton    27 Sep 1767    Item   
SA/32/1    Nathaniel Barwell, Abingdon Buildings, to Newton    18 May 1767    Item   
SA/31/36    Bill for travel expenses    15 Oct [1767]    Item   
SA/31/26    Receipt of Francis Milner Newton    11 Jun 1767    Item   
SA/29/2    Samuel Scott, Twickenham, to Newton    07 Mar 1765    Item   
SA/29/1    William Whitaker, Chancery Lane, to Newton    01 May 1765    Item   
SA/28/5    List of Fellows who had omitted to exhibit for two years (1766 and 1767)    May 1767    Item   
SA/28/4    Draft list of Fellows who had omitted to exhibit in the years 1767 and 1768    May 1768    Item   
SA/28/3    List of Fellows who had omitted to exhibit for two successive exhibitions (1767, 1768)    Jun 1768    Item   
SA/27/10    Accountable note of Edmund Wilson    22 Nov 1764    Item   
SA/23/11    Agreement for use of exhibition room    31 May 1763    Item   
SA/23/10    Agreement for use of exhibition room    03 Mar 1764    Item   
SA/23/9    Agreement for use of exhibition room    15 Mar 1768    Item   
SA/23/8    Agreement for use of exhibition room    09 Jul 1765    Item   
SA/23/7a    Edmund Wilson, Chancery, to F. M. Newton    08 Mar 1765    Item   
SA/18/14    Francis Milner Newton, Mortimer Street, to James Paine    11 Dec 1768    piece   
SA/18/4    F. M. Newton, Mortimer Street, to Joshua Kirby, President, at the Turks Head    18 Nov 1768    piece   
SA/18/1    Joseph Wilton, Edward Penny, Richard Wilson, Benjamin West, William Chambers, G. M. Moser, Paul Sandby, F. M. Newton, to Joshua Kirby    10 Nov 1768    piece   
SA/29/3    Michael Rysbrack, Vere Street, Oxford Chapel, to Francis Milner Newton    11 Mar 1765    Item   
SA    Incorporated Society of Artists of Great Britain, papers    1759-1807    Fonds   
RAA/TRE/13/4    Account book relating to the exhibition    1780    Item   
RAA/SEC/1/78    Draft inscription by Sir Joshua Reynolds for cup to be presented to Francis Milner Newton    1789    Item   
RAA/SEC/1/74    Letter from Joseph Wright, Derby, to F. M. Newton    21 Oct 1782    Item   
RAA/SEC/1/8    Letter from Nathaniel Hone, St James's Place, to F. M. Newton    14 Apr 1770    Item   
RAA/SEC/1/6    Letter from Nathaniel Hone, Pall Mall, to F. M. Newton    19 Apr 1775    Item   
RAA/SEC/1/4    Letter from T. Gainsborough to Newton    [Apr 1783]    Item   
RAA/SEC/1/1    Regulations of the Friday Nights Club    05 Oct 1770    Item   
RAA/SEC/2/121/2    Charles Rossi, Rome, to F. M. Newton    07 Dec 1785    Item   
RAA/SEC/2/121/1    Charles Rossi, Rome, to F. M. Newton    07 Dec 1785    Item   
RAA/SEC/2/51/2    Charles Grignion, Rome, to F. M. Newton    12 Feb 1785    Item   
RAA/SEC/2/51/1    Charles Grignion, Russell Street, to F. M. Newton    27 Mar [1781]    Item   
RAA/SEC/2/35/1    T. G. [Thomas Gainsborough] to F. M. Newton    c. 1783    Item   
RAA/SEC/2/7/3    James Barry to F. M. Newton    [31 Jan 1786]    Item   
RAA/SEC/2/7/2    Draft of letters from [Francis Milner Newton] to James Barry and Thomas Sandby    31 Jan 1786    Item   
RAA/TRE/2/1/2    Bills, receipts and quarterly statements of expenditure    1788    File   
RAA/SEC/2/5/1    Thomas Banks, New Bird Street, Oxford Road, to F. M. Newton    18 May 1772    Item   
RAA/GA/1/1    General Assembly minutes, vol. 1    14 Dec 1768 - 10 Dec 1796    Item   
RAA/SEC    Records of the Secretary    1769-1968    Sub-fonds   
RAA    Royal Academy of Arts, official archive    1768-2001    Fonds