James Barry

(1741—1806) history painter, printmaker, and author

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(b Cork, 11 Oct. 1741; d London, 22 Feb. 1806).

Irish painter, active mainly in England. In 1763, in Dublin, he met Edmund Burke, who encouraged him to move to ...

Subjects: Art.

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