Reference Entry

JACKSON, William - Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
JACKSON, William - Painter

More Like This

Show all results sharing these subjects:

  • Art
  • Biographical Studies


Show Summary Details


British, 18th century, female.

Active in Exeter.

Painter. Landscapes.

Mrs William Jackson was the wife of the distinguished amateur painter William Jackson. She exhibited at the Royal Academy in 1771. As her family was friendly with the great English painter, Gainsborough, it is likely that she received guidance from him.

Reference Entry.  55 words. 

Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

Full text: subscription required

How to subscribe Recommend to my Librarian

Buy this work at Oxford University Press »

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.