George Barrett

Life
1732-1784 [‘The Elder’]; painter and son of staymaker in Dublin; ed. [?RDS], Dublin; taught drawing in Dublin; emigrated to England, 1962; succeeded as landscape painter; patronised by Edmund Burke; master painter to Chelsea Hospital; a son, George Barrett [‘The Younger’], d. 1842. ODNB

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Criticism
Michael Wynne, ‘Reflections on “Art and Oratory”’, Éire-Ireland, 5, 2 (Summer 1970), pp.95-102.

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