Paul Sandby, R.A.

Preferred Media: Painting , watercolour , printmaking , engraving and aquatint engraving
Born: 1730/31 in Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom
Died: 8 November 1809
Nationality: British
Category of Membership: Foundation Member
Elected R.A: 10 Dec 1768
Biography
Brother of Thomas Sandby R.A.

Thieme Becker, Bénézit and Hutchison give the year of birth as 1725. Hardie (op. cit., p.98) states 1730, which is almost certainly correct in view of the date of his baptism on 12 January 1731 (Ball, op. cit., p.267).
 
Works of Art: 92
Books: 4
Archives: 13
Works by

View of Windsor Castle from...   
View of Windsor Castle from...
1794
Paul Sandby
  

Market Scene at Night   
Market Scene at Night
c. 1750-55
Paul Sandby
  

Landscape   
Landscape
1758
Paul Sandby
  

Wenlock Abbey, Shropshire, The South...   
Wenlock Abbey, Shropshire, The South...
by 1779
Paul Sandby
  

Roche Abbey, Yorkshire   
Roche Abbey, Yorkshire
probably 1770s
Paul Sandby
  

A thatched cottage   
A thatched cottage
Paul Sandby
  
 

Ruins in a landscape   
Ruins in a landscape
Paul Sandby
  

A wooded landscape with figures...   
A wooded landscape with figures...
late 1790s
Paul Sandby
  
Works after

A Perspective View of the...   
A Perspective View of the...
1 January 1779
Paul Sandby
  

The Tinnihinch Road, with a...   
The Tinnihinch Road, with a...
1 January 1781
Paul Sandby
  

Fall of the Polufuca on...   
Fall of the Polufuca on...
1 January 1781
Paul Sandby
  

Mayfield Abbey, in Sussex   
Mayfield Abbey, in Sussex
1 January 1781
Paul Sandby
  

South View of Sterling Castle   
South View of Sterling Castle
1 December 1779
Paul Sandby
  

Glasgow Cathedral   
Glasgow Cathedral
1 December 1780
Paul Sandby
  
 

View of the late Encampment...   
View of the late Encampment...
1 December 1780
Paul Sandby
  

Newstead, in Nottinghamshire, the Seat...   
Newstead, in Nottinghamshire, the Seat...
1 November 1780
Paul Sandby
  

View of the Encampment in...   
View of the Encampment in...
1 October 1780
Paul Sandby
  

Ross Island in the lake...   
Ross Island in the lake...
1 October 1780
Paul Sandby
  

Roche Abbey in Yorkshire   
Roche Abbey in Yorkshire
1 October 1780
Paul Sandby
  

View of the Encampment in...   
View of the Encampment in...
1 September 1780
Paul Sandby
  
 

View of Ben Lomond from...   
View of Ben Lomond from...
1 August 1780
Paul Sandby
  

Durham   
Durham
1 July 1780
Paul Sandby
  

Dawson Grove, the Seat of...   
Dawson Grove, the Seat of...
1April 1780
Paul Sandby
  

View of the Royal Palace...   
View of the Royal Palace...
1 June 1780
Paul Sandby
  

Shanes Castle in Lough Neagh   
Shanes Castle in Lough Neagh
1 June 1780
Paul Sandby
  

Carrick Ferry near Wexford, Ireland   
Carrick Ferry near Wexford, Ireland
1 June 1780
Paul Sandby
  
 

Calshot Castle   
Calshot Castle
1 May 1780
Paul Sandby
  

View of Carlisle   
View of Carlisle
1 May 1780
Paul Sandby
  

South-East Prospect of the Cathedral...   
South-East Prospect of the Cathedral...
1 May 1780
Paul Sandby
  

Cowes Castle, Isle of Wight   
Cowes Castle, Isle of Wight
1 April 1780
Paul Sandby
  

Kirk of Luss by Loch...   
Kirk of Luss by Loch...
1 April 1780
Paul Sandby
  

View of the Rock House...   
View of the Rock House...
1April 1780
Paul Sandby
  
 

Ruins of an Abbey near...   
Ruins of an Abbey near...
1 March 1780
Paul Sandby
  

Ivy Bridge near Plymouth   
Ivy Bridge near Plymouth
1 March 1780
Paul Sandby
  

View of the New Church...   
View of the New Church...
1 March 1780
Paul Sandby
  

View of Fort St George...   
View of Fort St George...
1 February 1780
Paul Sandby
  

View of Strath Tay, Sir...   
View of Strath Tay, Sir...
1 February 1780
Paul Sandby
  

The Eagle Tower, Caernavon Castle   
The Eagle Tower, Caernavon Castle
1 January 1780
Paul Sandby
  
 

Warwick Castle   
Warwick Castle
1 January 1780
Paul Sandby
  

View of St George's Chapel...   
View of St George's Chapel...
1 January 1780
Paul Sandby
  

The Lakes of Killarney, Co....   
The Lakes of Killarney, Co....
1 December 1779
Paul Sandby
  

The Hot Wells at Bristol...   
The Hot Wells at Bristol...
[1 December 1779?]
Paul Sandby
  

Lea Castle, in the Queen's...   
Lea Castle, in the Queen's...
1 November 1779
Paul Sandby
  

The new bridge on the...   
The new bridge on the...
1 February 1779
Paul Sandby
  
 

A View of Snowdon in...   
A View of Snowdon in...
1 February 1779
Paul Sandby
  

Askeyton Abbey, County Limerick   
Askeyton Abbey, County Limerick
1 January 1779
Paul Sandby
  

Harlech Castle, Merioneth-shire   
Harlech Castle, Merioneth-shire
1 January 1779
Paul Sandby
  

Hubberstone Priory, Pembrokeshire   
Hubberstone Priory, Pembrokeshire
1 December 1778
Paul Sandby
  

Chepstow Castle, Monmouthshire   
Chepstow Castle, Monmouthshire
1 December 1778
Paul Sandby
  

A View of the two...   
A View of the two...
2 November 1778
Paul Sandby
  
 

Trim Castle, County Antrim, Ireland   
Trim Castle, County Antrim, Ireland
2 November 1778
Paul Sandby
  

Beauchief Abbey in Derbyshire   
Beauchief Abbey in Derbyshire
2 November 1778
Paul Sandby
  

Enniskillen   
Enniskillen
1 October 1778
Paul Sandby
  

View of Ben Lomond near...   
View of Ben Lomond near...
1 October 1778
Paul Sandby
  

Wenlock Abbey, Shropshire   
Wenlock Abbey, Shropshire
1 October 1778
Paul Sandby
  

North View of the Cathedral...   
North View of the Cathedral...
1 September 1778
Paul Sandby
  
 

  

1 September 1778
Paul Sandby
  

View of Drumlanrig   
View of Drumlanrig
1 August 1778
Paul Sandby
  

Obelisk in memory of the...   
Obelisk in memory of the...
1 July 1778
Paul Sandby
  

View of Cory Lin on...   
View of Cory Lin on...
2 July 1778
Paul Sandby
  

Dromana, the seat of Lord...   
Dromana, the seat of Lord...
1 June 1778
Paul Sandby
  

Conway Castle   
Conway Castle
1 May 1778
Paul Sandby
  
 

Dunemace Castle, Queen's County, Ireland   
Dunemace Castle, Queen's County, Ireland
1 April 1778
Paul Sandby
  

View of Craig Toraphen and...   
View of Craig Toraphen and...
1 April 1778
Paul Sandby
  

Benton Castle, Milford Haven   
Benton Castle, Milford Haven
1 April 1778
Paul Sandby
  

North East View of the...   
North East View of the...
2 March 1778
Paul Sandby
  

Remains of the Tower at...   
Remains of the Tower at...
2 March 1778
Paul Sandby
  

A View down the River...   
A View down the River...
2 February 1778
Paul Sandby
  
 

View of Shrewsbury Castle   
View of Shrewsbury Castle
1 February 1778
Paul Sandby
  

North East View of Pembroke   
North East View of Pembroke
1 September 1778
Paul Sandby
  
Works associated with

Portrait of Paul Sandby, R.A.   
Portrait of Paul Sandby, R.A.
ca. 1789
William Beechey
  

Portrait of Paul Sandby, R.A.   
Portrait of Paul Sandby, R.A.
Richard Cosway
  

Portrait of Paul Sandby, R.A.   
Portrait of Paul Sandby, R.A.
21 December 1794
George Dance
  

Portrait of Paul Sandby RA   
Portrait of Paul Sandby RA
Philippe Jean
  

Portrait of Paul Sandby   
Portrait of Paul Sandby
Pierre-Étienne Falconet
  

Portrait of Paul Sandby RA   
Portrait of Paul Sandby RA
1792
Pierre-Étienne Falconet
  
 

Portrait of Paul Sandby RA   
Portrait of Paul Sandby RA
Robert Pollard
  

A Rider Watering his Horse...   
A Rider Watering his Horse...
c. 1790s
Paul Sandby
  

Hilly landscape with waterfall   
Hilly landscape with waterfall
Paul Sandby
  

A cottage in a wooded...   
A cottage in a wooded...
Paul Sandby
  

The Ponte Molle or Ponte...   
The Ponte Molle or Ponte...
Paul Sandby
  

The Ponte Salario or Ponte...   
The Ponte Salario or Ponte...
Paul Sandby
  
 

Buildings by a road   
Buildings by a road
Paul Sandby
  

A Lime Kiln Near Hammersmith   
A Lime Kiln Near Hammersmith
Paul Sandby
  

Cowbridge Town Wall and Church...   
Cowbridge Town Wall and Church...
Paul Sandby
  

View at Rochester   
View at Rochester
Paul Sandby
  

The Ponte Lucano, Rome   
The Ponte Lucano, Rome
Paul Sandby
  

The Plautian family tomb in...   
The Plautian family tomb in...
Paul Sandby
  
 

A ruined castle   
A ruined castle
Paul Sandby
  

A ruined archway with a...   
A ruined archway with a...
Paul Sandby
  

The Pondhead, Cascade, Grotto and...   
The Pondhead, Cascade, Grotto and...
Thomas Sandby
  

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

Sandby, Paul, R.A.   The virtuosi's museum : containing select views, in England, Scotland and Ireland / drawn by P. Sandby. - London 1778[-81]   
06/1329   
Grose, Francis   The Antiquities Of England And Wales. By Francis Grose, Esq. F.A.S. Vol. I. (-Vol. IV.) - London. [1773-1776]   
03/2588   
Chambers, William, R.A.   Plans, Elevations, Sections, and Perspective Views Of The Gardens And Buildings At Kew in Surry, The Seat of Her Royal Highness The Princess Dowager of Wales. By William Chambers, member Of the Imperial Academy of Arts at Florence, and of the Royal Academy of Architecture at Paris, Architect To the King, and to Her Royal Highness the Princess Dowager of Wales. - London [1763]   
03/2522   
Chambers, William, R.A.   Designs of Chinese Buildings, Furniture, Dresses, Machines, and Utensils. Engraved by the Best Hands, From the Originals drawn in China By Mr. Chambers, Architect Member of the Imperial Academy of Arts at Florence. To which is annexed, A Description of their Temples, Houses, Gardens, &c. - London: [1757]   
03/2521   
HU/3/95    Joseph Farington, to [Ozias Humphry]    27 Dec 1785    Item   
AND/9/128    Manuscript providing suggestions for the identities of 1795 portrait exhibits #385 to #457    1795    Item   
AND/6/170    Title page of the 1787 Academy catalogue    1787    Item   
JU/1/91    Paul Sandby, St George's Row [to an unidentified recipient]    20 Jun 1781    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/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/34/10    Edward Mason, Broad Street, to Paul Sandby    12 Jun 1768    Item   
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    Incorporated Society of Artists of Great Britain, papers    1759-1807    Fonds   
LAW/1/204    T. Lawrence, to [Joseph Farington]    [10 Nov 1808]    Item   
LAW/1/203    T. Lawrence, to Joseph Farington, R.A. Farington, Parrs Wood, Didsbury, Manchester    4 Nov 1808    Item   
RAA/SEC/1/83    Copy of letter from W. Tyler, T. Sandby and P. Sandby, London, to Mr Gilpin in Sheet Street, Windsor, Berks.    13 Dec 1768    Item   
LAW/1/10    J. Farr, Pierpoint Street, Bath, to Mrs. [Hester] Poggi    15 Mar 1787    Item