Sir Martin Archer Shee, P.R.A.

Preferred Media: Painting
Born: 20 December 1769 in Dublin, Ireland, United Kingdom
Died: 19 August 1850
Nationality: British, Irish
Royal Academy student from: 19 November 1790 to:
Elected A.R.A: 05 Nov 1798
Elected R.A: 10 Feb 1800
President From: 1830 to 1850
 
Works of Art: 9
Books: 10
Archives: 62
Works by

Portrait of Henry Thomson, R.A.   
Portrait of Henry Thomson, R.A.
Before 1828
Martin Archer Shee
  

Portrait of Queen Victoria   
Portrait of Queen Victoria
1842-43
Martin Archer Shee
  

Portrait of William IV   
Portrait of William IV
1835
Martin Archer Shee
  

Belisarius   
Belisarius
1809
Martin Archer Shee
  

Portrait of the Artist's Son,...   
Portrait of the Artist's Son,...
ca. 1820
Martin Archer Shee
  
Works after

The Ear Lost Rings   
The Ear Lost Rings
1 October 1828
Martin Archer Shee
  

Portrait of Sir Anthony Carlisle,...   
Portrait of Sir Anthony Carlisle,...
1846
Martin Archer Shee
  

Portrait of George Romney   
Portrait of George Romney
Martin Archer Shee
  

Portrait of George IV   
Portrait of George IV
1840
Martin Archer Shee
  

Gould, John   Biographical Dictionary Of Painters, Sculptors, Engravers , And Architects, From The Earliest Ages To The Present Time; Interspersed With Original Anecdotes. To which is added an Introduction, containing a brief Account of various schools of Art and an Explanation of the Technical Terms used by Painters. By John Gould. A New Edition In Two Volumes, With An Appendix And Reminiscences Of Eminent Painters, By C.J. Nieuwenhuys. Vol. I. (II.) - London: [1838]   
06/2730   
Shee, Martin Archer, P.R.A.   A Letter To Joseph Hume, Esq. M.P. In Reply To His Aspersions On The Character And Proceedings Of The Royal Academy, By Sir Martin Archer Shee, President Of The Royal Academy, F.R.S. &c. - London : 1838.   
05/3782   
Shee, Martin Archer, P.R.A.   A Letter To Lord John Russell, Her Majesty's Principal Secretary Of State For The Home Department, On The Alleged Claim Of The Public To Be Admitted Gratis To The Exhibition Of The Royal Academy. By Sir Martin Archer Shee, President Of The Royal Academy, F.R.S. - London: 1837.   
05/3603   
Shee, Martin Archer, P.R.A.   Outlines Of A Plan For The Encouragement Of Historical Painting In The United Kingdam. Originally Addressed In 1809 To The Directors Of The British Institution, And Now Respectfully Submitted To The Consideration Of Lord John Russell, Her Majesty's Principal Secretary Of State For The Home Department, By Sir Martin Archer Shee, President Of The Royal Academy, F.R.S. - London: [1837]   
05/3601   
Shee, Martin Archer, P.R.A.   Rhymes On Art; Or, The Remonstrance Of A Painter: In Two Parts. With Notes, And A Preface, Including Strictures On The State Of The Arts, Criticism, Patronage, And Public Taste. By Martin Archer Shee, R.A. The Second Edition, With An Additional Preface And Notes. - London: 1805.   
05/3600   
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   
Shee, Martin Archer, P.R.A.   Rhymes On Art; Or, The Remonstrance Of A Painter: In Two Parts. With Notes, And A Preface, Including Strictures On The State Of The Arts, Criticism, Patronage, And Public Taste. By Martin Archer Shee, Esq. R.A. Third Edition. - London: 1809.   
05/3597   
Shee, Martin Archer, P.R.A.   Elements Of Art, A Poem; In Six Cantos; With Notes And A Preface; Including Strictures On The State Of The Arts, Criticism, Patronage, And Public Taste. By Martin Archer Shee, R.A. - London: 1809.   
05/3596   
Shee, Martin Archer   The Life Of Sir Martin Archer Shee, President Of The Royal Academy, F.R.S., D.C.L. By His Son, Martin Archer Shee, Of The Middle Temple, Esq., Barrister-At-Law. In Two Volumes. Vol. I. (II) - London 1860   
05/3593   
Shee, Martin Archer, P.R.A.   Address To The Students Of The Royal Academy, Delivered Before The General Assembly, On The Distribution Of The Gold Medals, 10th December, 1831. (1833, 1835, 1837, 1839, 1841, 1845.) By Sir Martin Archer Shee, Knt. President. - London: [1832(-1847)]   
05/1971   
HU//7/65    James White, Exeter, to Ozias Humphry, at the Earl of Clarendon's, The Grove, near Watford, Herts    25 Jul 1809    Item   
AND/25/97    Newspaper cutting    [1845]    Item   
AND/25/22    Martin Archer Shee, Cavendish Square, to Phillips    29 Dec 1844    Item   
AND/24/111    Martin Archer Shee, Cavendish Square, to Abraham Cooper    11 Apr 1841    Item   
AND/24/8    Martin Archer Shee, Cavendish Square, to James [Cochrane?]    5 May 1840    Item   
AND/22/171    Newspaper cuttings    [1835]    Item   
AND/21/225    Newspaper cutting    [1832]    Item   
AND/21/134    Newspaper cuttings    [1831]    Item   
AND/21/8    Martin Archer Shee, Cavendish Square, to Lewis Flanagan    27 Jan 1830    Item   
AND/20/101    Martin Archer Shee, Cavendish Square, to Alaric A. Watts    1 Nov 1828    Item   
AND/19/119    Newspaper cuttings    1825    Item   
AND/18/129    M.A. Shee, Cavendish Square, to Alaric A. Watts    14 Apr 1822    Item   
AND/15/14    Ticket of admittance to an Academy lecture    1812    Item   
AND/12/216    [copy] Martin Archer Shee, Cavendish Square, to John Hoppner    7 Dec 1805    Item   
AND/10/200    Press cutting, a critique of exhibits #168 and #170 by Benjamin West    [1799]    Item   
AND/9/50    Press cuttings, critiques of the 1794 Academy exhibition    1794    Item   
AND/9/22    Press cuttings, critique of the 1794 exhibition [source probably the iMorning Post/i    1794    Item   
AND/8/251    Press cuttings, on the 1793 Academy exhibition    1793    Item   
JU/5/70    Martin Archer Shee, Cavendish Square, to W. Finden    23 Feb 1830    Item   
GRE/7    Press cutting of letter entitled "Rhymes on art-ists"    c. 1835    Item   
GS    Graphic Society, records    1833-1891    Fonds   
AND/1/48    Anderdon's note to the effect that he bought a 1769 Academy catalogue for £2.10.6 at the sale of the effects of Sir Martin Archer Shee    [c.1870]    Item   
AND/1/13    Anderdon's notes on the first home of the Royal Academy    1861    Item   
LAW/5/508    Martin Archer Shee, Cavendish Square, to A. Keightley    4 Jan 1831    Item   
LAW/5/106    Martin Archer Shee, Cavendish Square, to Sir Thomas Lawrence    [25 Jan 1827]    Item   
LAW/5/105    Martin Archer Shee, Cavendish Square, to Sir Thomas Lawrence    28 Jan 1827    Item   
LAW/5/100    M.A. Shee, Cavendish Square, to [Thomas Lawrence]    9 Jan [c.1827]    Item   
LAW/5/52    M.A. Shee, Cavendish Square, to Sir Thomas Lawrence    10 Jun [c.1820]    Item   
LAW/4/186    M.A. Shee, Cavendish Square, [Thomas Lawrence]    9 Jan 1821    Item   
LAW/4/259    Thos. Lawrence, Russell Square, to David Wilkie    2 Nov 1824    Item   
LAW/3/288    T[homas] L[awrence], to [?Robert Smirke]    [Jul 1822]    Item   
LAW/3/215    Thomas J. Mulvany, 409 Oxford Street, to Sir Thomas Lawrence    4 Dec 1820    Item   
LAW/3/26    Jos. Farington, to Thomas Lawrence, Rome    6 Apr 1819    Item   
LAW/2/249    Joseph Farington, to Sir Thomas Lawrence, at His Excellency, the Lord Stewart's, Vienna    5 Jan 18[19]    Item   
LAW/2/96/1    T Lawrence, Russell Square, London, to Joseph Farington, Mr. Farington's, Parrs Wood, near Manchester    6 Apr [1815]    Item   
LAW/2/63    Thos. Lawrence, Russell Square, [Joseph Farington]    [7 Apr 1814]    Item   
LAW/1/289    T. L[awrence], to Joseph Farington    29 Oct 1811    Item   
LAW/1/287    T. Lawrence, Greek Street, to Joseph Farington, W. Wells Esq., Red Leaves, near Tunbridge    12 Oct 1811    Item   
LAW/1/256    [Thomas Lawrence], to [Joseph Farington]    [Sep 1810]    Item   
LAW/1/233    T. L[awrence], to Joseph Farington, Marlborough Buildings, Bath    [1 Feb 1810]    Item   
LAW/1/217    T. L[awrence], to Joseph Farington    [23 May 1809]    Item   
LAW/1/204    T. Lawrence, to [Joseph Farington]    [10 Nov 1808]    Item   
LAW/1/184    T. Lawrence, to [Joseph Farington]    [16 Apr 1808]    Item   
LAW/1/103    Thomas Lawrence, to Joseph Farington    [4 Aug 1803]    Item   
GRI/3/617    Benjamin Harrison, Precincts, Canterbury, to George Richmond    11 Aug 1884    Item   
RAA/SEC/2/134/11    G. Couper, Clarence House, to Sir Martin Archer Shee    27 Jun 1842    Item   
RAA/SEC/2/134/10    G. E. Anson, Buckingham Palace, to Sir Martin Archer Shee    27 Jun 1842    Item   
RAA/SEC/2/134/8    G. E. Anson, Windsor Castle, to Sir Martin Archer Shee    21 Dec 1841    Item   
RAA/SEC/2/134/7    G. Couper, Clarence House, to Sir Martin Archer Shee    17 Dec 1841    Item   
RAA/SEC/2/134/6    S. Johnson [?], Buckingham Palace, to Sir Martin Archer Shee    21 Jan 1841    Item   
RAA/SEC/2/134/5    Colonel G. Couper, Ingestre House, to Sir Martin Archer Shee    19 Jan 1841    Item   
RAA/SEC/2/134/3    G. Couper, Ingestre House, to Sir Martin Archer Shee    08 Jul 1840    Item   
RAA/SEC/2/134/4    R. Grosvenor, Buckingham Palace, to Sir Martin Archer Shee    09 Jul 1840    Item   
RAA/SEC/2/133/2    Sir Herbert Taylor, St James's, to Sir Martin Archer Shee    26 Oct 1830    Item   
RAA/SEC/2/133/1    Sir Martin Archer Shee, Cavendish Square, to Lt Gen Sir Herbert Taylor    26 Oct 1830    Item   
RAA/SEC/2/117/1    Francis Graham Moon, 20 Threadneedle Street, to Sir Martin Archer Shee    12 Apr 1842    Item   
RAA/SEC/2/94/1    Requisition by eight Academicians to Benjamin West to summon a Council    02 Apr 1803    Item   
RAA/SEC/2/41/1    Martin Archer Shee to Henry Howard    03 Jun 1813    Item   
RAA/KEE/2    Records of students' attendance    1790 - 1925    Series   
RAA/GA/1/5    General Assembly minutes, vol. 5    10 Feb 1842 - 10 Dec 1858    Item   
RAA/GA/1/3    General Assembly minutes, vol. 3    10 Feb 1810 - 10 Dec 1825    Item   
RAA/PC/1/10    Council minutes, vol. 10    27 Mar 1844 - 29 Dec 1852    Item