Richard Wilson, R.A.

Preferred Media: Painting
Born: 1 August 1713? in Pen-y-groes, Gwynedd, Wales, United Kingdom
Died: 11 May 1782
Nationality: British
Category of Membership: Foundation Member
Elected R.A: 10 Dec 1768
Librarian From: 1776-1782
 
Works of Art: 26
Books: 6
Archives: 23
Works by

Solitude   
Solitude
4 June 1778
Richard Wilson
  

Ceyx and Alcyone   
Ceyx and Alcyone
Richard Wilson
  

Phaeton   
Phaeton
3 September 1763
Richard Wilson
  

Villa of Mæcenas at Tivoli   
Villa of Mæcenas at Tivoli
Richard Wilson
  

Pompey's Bridge at Terni   
Pompey's Bridge at Terni
Richard Wilson
  

Castle of Ischia   
Castle of Ischia
1776
Richard Wilson
  
 

Temple of Romulus and Remus   
Temple of Romulus and Remus
1776
Richard Wilson
  

Banks of the Tiber   
Banks of the Tiber
1776
Richard Wilson
  

Torre delle Grotte near Naples   
Torre delle Grotte near Naples
1776
Richard Wilson
  

Baths of Diocletian   
Baths of Diocletian
1776
Richard Wilson
  

Circus of Caracalla   
Circus of Caracalla
1776
Richard Wilson
  

Temple of Peace   
Temple of Peace
1776
Richard Wilson
  
 

In the Strada Nomentana   
In the Strada Nomentana
1776
Richard Wilson
  

Bridge of Augustus at Rimini   
Bridge of Augustus at Rimini
1776
Richard Wilson
  

In the Villa Adriana   
In the Villa Adriana
Richard Wilson
  

A View in the Villa...   
A View in the Villa...
1765
Richard Wilson
  

Tivoli: the Temple of the...   
Tivoli: the Temple of the...
1765
Richard Wilson
  

Apollo and the Seasons   
Apollo and the Seasons
1777
Richard Wilson
  
 

The Lake of Nemi or...   
The Lake of Nemi or...
1764
Richard Wilson
  

Landscape with Vesuvius   
Landscape with Vesuvius
1756
Richard Wilson
  

Landscape with the crater of...   
Landscape with the crater of...
1756
Richard Wilson
  

Landscape with a bridge and...   
Landscape with a bridge and...
by 1782
Richard Wilson
  
Works after

Apollo and the Seasons   
Apollo and the Seasons
20 April 1772
Richard Earlom
  

Niobe   
Niobe
1761
William Woollett
  

Meleager and Atalanta   
Meleager and Atalanta
1794
William Woollett
  
Works associated with

The White Monk   
The White Monk
1760s?
Richard Wilson
  

Britton, John   On The Paintings And Merits Of Richard Wilson R.A. And Particularly on a Full Length Portrait of J.H. Mortimer A.R.A. With a lithographed Sketch of the latter, from a Picture by the former. By J. Britton F.S.A. - [S.l.: (1842.)   
07/1420   
Wright, Thomas   Some Account Of The Life Of Richard Wilson, Esq. R.A. With Testimonies To His Genius And Memory, And Remarks On His Landscapes. To Which Are Added, Various Observations Respecting The Pleasure And Advantages To Be Derived From The Study Of Nature And The Fine Arts. Collected And Arranged By T. Wright, Esq. - London: 1824.   
05/2342   
Wilson, Richard, R.A.   [Twelve original views in Italy: drawn by Richard Wilson, etched by J. Farington, Rooker &c.] - [London: 1776.]   
04/1336   
Seward, William   Anecdotes Of Some Distinguished Persons, Chiefly Of The Present And Two Preceding Centuries. Adorned With Sculptures. Vol. I. (-III.) - London: 1795.   
03/2968   
Willett, Ralph   A Description Of The Library At Merly In the County of Dorset. Description De La Bibliothèque De Merly Dans le Comté de Dorset. - London: 1785.   
03/2471   
Vecellio, Cesare   Habiti Antichi, Et Moderni di tutto il Mondo. Di Cesare Vecellio. Di nuovo accresciuti di molte figure. - Vestitus Antiquorum, recentiorumque totius Orbis. Per Sulstatium Gratilianum Senapolensis Latinè declarati. - In Venetia [1598]   
03/2460   
AND/18/240    D.C. Read, 24 Bedford Place, Kensington, to J.H. Anderdon    12 Jul 1849    Item   
JU/16/301    C. W. Cope, Kensington Gore [to Edward B. Jupp, Carpenters Hall, London Wall, E C]    30 May 1870    Item   
AND/7/117    Jacob More, Rome, to Thos. Harvey, Norwich    9 Apr 1790    Item   
AND/5/180    Extract from the Lyric Odes of Peter Pindar    [c.1870]    Item   
AND/4/103    Extract from Peter Pindar's lyric odes of 1782    [c.1870]    Item   
AND/4/63    Pages 25 and 26 of the 1779 Academy catalogue    1779    Item   
AND/3/161    Extract by Anderdon from Peter Pindar's Lyric Odes, relating to Richard Wilson    [c.1870]    Item   
RAA/SEC/14/41    Miscellaneous correspondence    1899-1933    Sub-series   
AND/2/225    [copy] Richard Wilson, to James Phillips    7 Sep 1774    Item   
AND/2/149    [copy] Receipt    7 Sep 1774    Item   
AND/1/309    [copy] Receipt    7 Sep 1774    Item   
AND/1/100    Biographical notes on Paul Sandby    [c.1840]    Item   
AND/1/40    Note by Anderdon on the ages of the "great founders of this new school of art"    [c.1870]    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/34/11    Alexander Vanderhagen, to [Richard] Wilson    10 Jun 1768    Item   
LAW/6/5    Thomas Lawrence, manuscript discourse    10 Dec 1829    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/3/73    T[homas] L[awrence], Palazzo Quirinale, to Joseph Farington, Charlotte Street, Bloomsbury    6 Oct 1819    Item   
LAW/1/188    T. Lawrence, to [Joseph Farington]    [23 May 1808]    Item   
RAA/SEC/1/1    Regulations of the Friday Nights Club    05 Oct 1770    Item   
RAA/SEC/2/2/1    John Bacon, Newman Street, to Sir Joshua Reynolds    05 Apr 1784    Item