Sydney Smirke, R.A.

Preferred Media: Architecture
Born: 1798 in London, England, United Kingdom
Died: 8 December 1877
Nationality: British
Royal Academy student from: 14 November 1817 to:
Elected A.R.A: 01 Nov 1847
Elected R.A: 16 Nov 1859
Retired: 13 Feb 1877
Treasurer From: 1861-1874
Professor of Architecture 1860-1865
Biography
He was the fifth son of Robert Smirke R.A., the painter, and the younger brother of Sir Robert Smirke R.A., the architect.

Won Royal Academy Schools Silver Medal in 1817, and Gold Medal in 1819.
 
Works of Art: 9
Books: 1
Archives: 25
Works by

Design for Royal Academy Main...   
Design for Royal Academy Main...
1867
Sydney Smirke
  

Royal Academy, Plan of basement...   
Royal Academy, Plan of basement...
March 1875
Sydney Smirke
  

Royal Academy, Plan shewing proposed...   
Royal Academy, Plan shewing proposed...
May 12 1874
Sydney Smirke
  

Design for Keeper's House, Royal...   
Design for Keeper's House, Royal...
c. 1872
Sydney Smirke
  

Design for Gallery III, Burlington...   
Design for Gallery III, Burlington...
c.1866-67
Sydney Smirke
  

Design for alterations and additions...   
Design for alterations and additions...
March 1867
Sydney Smirke
  
 

Design for the Carlton Club,...   
Design for the Carlton Club,...
c.1855
Sydney Smirke
  
Works associated with

Sydney Smirke, R.A.   
Sydney Smirke, R.A.
fl. 1857-1876
John & Charles Watkins
  

Sydney Smirke R.A.   
Sydney Smirke R.A.
ca.1857-1876
John & Charles Watkins
  

Smirke, Sydney, R.A.   Some Account Of The Professional Life And Character Of The Late Professor C.R. Cockerell, R.A., Fellow, And Late President R.I.B.A. By Sydney Smirke, R.A., Fellow. Read at the Ordinary General Meeting of the Royal Institute of British Architects, November 16, 1863). - [London?: (1863.)   
07/5164   
MIS/GR/10    Francis Grant, 27 Sussex Place, Regent's Park, to Mr. Banks    24 Mar [1867]    Item   
MIS/GR/5    Francis Grant, The Lodge, Melton Mowbray, to Mr Banks    [c.Mar 1867]    Item   
MIS/GR/3    Francis Grant, 27 Sussex Place, Regent's Park, to Charles Barry    6 Jan [1867]    Item   
MIS/GR/2    Francis Grant, to Charles Barry    5 Jan [1867]    Item   
AND/26/67    Sydney Smirke, Grosvenor St., to J.H. Anderdon    9 Dec 1863    Item   
AND/26/1    Introductory page to volume 26    [c.1870]    Item   
GI/1/313    Sydney Smirke, 24 Berkeley Square, to John Gibson    12 Oct 1850    Item   
RAA/SEC/10/80    Paper by Sydney Smirke, RA    1873    Sub-series   
RAA/SEC/17/27    Statement of expenditure on new buildings, additions and alterations to Burlington House    c. 1920    Item   
RAA/SEC/22/6    Exhibition notices    1834-1910    Item   
RAA/SEC/7/4    Letter from Sydney Smirke, RA    1875    Sub-series   
RAA/SEC/7/1    Correspondence from Sydney Smirke, RA    1874    Sub-series   
RAA/TRU/1    Lease of Burlington House    07 Mar 1867    Item   
RAA/PRA/2/1    "Correspondence relative to the new site for the Royal Academy of Arts on the Burlington House Estate. Sir Francis Grant P.R.A."    1867    Item   
RAA/SEC/3/12/3    Richard Westmacott to [Henry] Eyre    01 Apr 1869    Item   
RAA/SEC/4/124    Correspondence from Sydney Smirke, RA    1874, 1877    Sub-series   
RAA/SEC/3/7    Letter from Sydney Smirke, RA    22 Jun 1861    Sub-series   
RAA/SEC/2/119/1    Report on the Schools    30 Jul 1861    Item   
RAA/SEC/2/62/7    C. Grey to Sir Charles Lock Eastlake    22 Mar 1861    Item   
GRI/2/27    De La Rue's Desk Diary    1875    Item   
RAA/KEE/12/10    Report by the Master of the School of Architecture    1870    Item   
RAA/TRE/10    Accounts of the new building and works at Burlington House    1867-1900    Series   
RAA/GA/7/3    Royal book    1830-1890    Item   
RAA/GA/1/7    General Assembly minutes, vol. 7    10 Dec 1868 - 10 Dec 1880    Item   
RAA/GA/1/6    General Assembly minutes, vol. 6    31 Jan 1859 - 05 Dec 1868    Item