John Opie, R.A.

Preferred Media: Painting
Born: May 1761 in St. Agnes, near Truro, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom
Died: 9 April 1807
Nationality: British
Elected A.R.A: 06 Nov 1786
Elected R.A: 13 Feb 1787
Professor of Painting 1805-1807
 
Works of Art: 15
Books: 4
Archives: 29
Works by

Age and Infancy   
Age and Infancy
ca. 1786
John Opie
  

Self-portrait   
Self-portrait
1801-1802
John Opie
  
Works after

Portrait of Francesco Bartolozzi RA   
Portrait of Francesco Bartolozzi RA
ca. 1850-60?
Robert Hindry Mason
  

Illustration to The Tatler, No....   
Illustration to The Tatler, No....
17 February 1804
John Opie
  

Self-portrait   
Self-portrait
John Opie
  

Portrait of Prince Hoare   
Portrait of Prince Hoare
1807
John Opie
  

Self-portrait   
Self-portrait
John Opie
  

Self-portrait   
Self-portrait
John Opie
  
 

Self-portrait   
Self-portrait
John Opie
  

Self-portrait   
Self-portrait
Published c. 1790-1800?
John Opie
  

Portrait of Sir William Sidney...   
Portrait of Sir William Sidney...
6 May 1796
John Opie
  

Self-portrait   
Self-portrait
2 January 1798
John Opie
  
Works associated with

Portrait of John Opie, R.A.   
Portrait of John Opie, R.A.
9 March 1793
George Dance
  

Portrait of John Opie, R.A.   
Portrait of John Opie, R.A.
c. 1790s
Prince Hoare
  

The Royal Academicians in General...   
The Royal Academicians in General...
1795
Henry Singleton
  

Shee, Martin Archer, P.R.A.   The Commemoration Of Reynolds, In Two Parts, With Notes, And Other Poems; By Martin Archer Shee, R.A. - London: 1814.   
05/3599   
Opie, John, R.A.   Lectures On Painting, Delivered At The Royal Academy Of Arts: With A Letter On The Proposal For A Public Memorial Of The Naval Glory Of Great Britain. By The Late John Opie, Esq. Professor In Painting To The Royal Academy. To Which Are Prefixed, A Memoir By Mrs. Opie, And Other Accounts Of Mr. Opie's Talents And Character. - London: 1809.   
05/2049   
Shakespeare, William   The Dramatic Works Of William Shakspeare Revised By George Steevens. Vol. I. (- IX.) - London: - [1802]   
04/3206   
A Collection Of Prints, From Pictures Painted For The Purpose Of Illustrating The Dramatic Works Of Shakspeare, By The Artists Of Great-Britain. Volume I. (II.)   - London [1803]   
04/3171   
634/2    Agreement between Thomas Provis, Ann Mary Provis and J.F. Rigaud, Jos. Farington, John Opie, Robt. Smirke, Thos. Stothard, Rhd. Westall and J. Hoppner    13 Jan 1797    Item   
WA/6    Commonplace Book "F", in diary form    1822-1826    Item   
WA/5    Commonplace book containing conversations with James Northcote    1813-1821    Item   
HU/7/29ii    Elizabeth Humphry, Seal, to Ozias Humphry, Prince of Wales's Hotel, Sloan Street, Chelsea    16 Nov 1808    Item   
HU/6/94    C. Berington, Royal Engineer, Portsmouth, to Ozias Humphry, Mr. Aley, Poulterer, next to the Swan Inn, Knightsbridge    4 Dec 1806    Item   
AND/13/145    Anderdon's notes on a John Opie death-bed anecdote    [c.1870]    Item   
AND/13/141    Newspaper cuttings    [1807]    Item   
AND/13/138    John Opie, Berner's Street, to Ozias Humphry, Old Bond Street    [1793-1797]    Item   
AND/13/114    [copy] Title page to the catalogue of the sale of works by John Opie    [c.1870]    Item   
AND/13/113    [copy] Title page to the catalogue of the sale of the effects of John Opie    [24 Jun 1807]    Item   
AND/13/102    Anderdon's notes on on the death of John Opie    [c.1870]    Item   
AND/12/233    [copy] John Opie, to Richard Sharp, Mark Lane    [1805]    Item   
AND/11/32    [copy] John Opie, Truro, to James Northcote, Plymouth    [1791-97]    Item   
AND/10/187    Press cuttings, critiques of works in the 1799 Academy exhibition    [1799]    Item   
AND/10/1    [copy] Extract from a letter by Robert Southey, to Joseph Cottle    [c.1797]    Item   
AND/7/126    Anderdon's biographical notes on John Opie    [c.1870]    Item   
AND/7/112    Newspaper cuttings of an imcomplete critique of the 1789 Academy exhibition    1789    Item   
AND/7/102-103    Catalogue of the pictures in the Shakespeare Gallery    1789    Item   
AND/6/101    Anderdon's biographical notes on John Opie    [c.1870]    Item   
AND/6/100    [copy] Receipt    25 OCt 1786    Item   
AND/5/58    Extract from the 'Lyric Odes' of Peter Pindar, 1782    [c.1870]    Item   
JU/5/10    Receipt signed by John Opie    28 Jun 1787    Item   
AND/4/140    Anderdon's notes on the Society of Artists in 1780    [c.1870]    Item   
FU/4/2    Report on the exhibition    [1803]    Item   
LAW/1/231    T. L[awrence], to Joseph Farington, Marlborough Buildings, Bath    [27 Jan 1810]    Item   
RAA/SEC/1/112    Letter from J. M. W. Turner, Sandycombe, to A. B. Johns    c. 1840    Item   
LAW/1/148    [draft] [Thomas Lawrence], to [William Lock, the Elder]    [c.1807-1810]    Item   
RAA/SEC/2/94/1    Requisition by eight Academicians to Benjamin West to summon a Council    02 Apr 1803    Item   
RAA/SEC/2/27    Correspondence from Thomas Lister Parker, William Henry Betty and John Opie, RA, relating to the exhibition of portraits of Master Betty by Opie and James Northcote, RA    Mar 1805 - Apr 1805    Sub-series