(1777 - 1839) Portrait painter
Artist associated with 103 portraits. Sitter in 5 portraits (information ex National Portrait Gallery site)
James LONSDALE by James LONSDALE (self portrait) - oil on card, circa 1810 - 2 7/8" x 2 1/4" (73mm x 57mm) - Bequeathed by the sitter's grandson, Horatio Walter LONSDALE, 1920
In Horatio Walter LONSDALE's Will, he said - 'To the National Portrait Gallery my oil miniature of James LONSDALE painted by himself................'
Horatio Walter LONSDALE was not the grandson of James LONSDALE!!! (Horatio's grandparents were Gwalter Borranskill LONSDALE and Sophia WALTER. His father was, Horatio Barrow LONSDALE, mother, Mary CHEYN.)
Could James LONSDALE be John James LONSDALE? (born 1779, chr. 6 Jan 1780 at St Pauls, Covent Garden, London)
In Thomas ...