John Christian Schetky

Born: 11 August 1778 in Edinburgh
Died: 29 January 1874
Marine painter, draughtsman, drawing-master. Studied in Edinburgh; in 1801 walked to Rome, returning through France. Resided at Oxford, Great Marlow (1808-11), Portsmouth (1811-36), Addiscombe (1836-55). Nephew of Philip Reinagle R.A. (1748-1833); brother of watercolorist John Alexander Schetky (1785-1824).
Works of Art: 0
Books: 1
Archives: 4
Reminiscences Of The Veterans Of The Sea. A Series Of Photographs Illustrative Of The British Navy Of By-Gone Times From The Professional Works Of J.C. Schetky, Marine Painter In Ordinary To Her Most Gracious Majesty The Queen.   - London: 1867.   
AND/26/121    J.C. Schetky, to Mr Smith    25 [?] 1849    Item   
AND/20/281    Title page of a sales catalogue    26 Feb 1875    Item   
AND/12/164    William Alexander, Marlow, William P. Sherlock, Macclefield Street, Soho Square    21 Jun 1808    Item   
JU/12/220    J. C. Schetky, Buckland House [to John Burnet, No 2, Whiteheads Grove, Chelsea]    04 Feb 1833    Item