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John Flaxman

Overview page. Subjects: Art.

(1755–1826),

English neoclassical sculptor and draughtsman. He illustrated Pope's translation of the Iliad and the Odyssey. His illustrations to Dante's Divina commedia were...

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Flaxman, John I.

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sculpture and Carving; 18th-Century Art. 75 words.

British, 18th century, male.

Born in Buckinghamshire; died c. 1795, in London.

Sculptor, modeller.

John Flaxman I's family were staunch supporters of the...

Flaxman, John II

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Book Arts and Illustration; Sculpture and Carving; 19th-Century Art; 18th-Century Art. 1112 words.

British, 18th – 19th century, male.

Born 6 July 1755, in York; died 7 December 1826, in London.

Sculptor, watercolourist, draughtsman, illustrator. Monuments, statues, low...

Flaxman, John II (6 July 1755)

Edited by Stephen Bury.

in Benezit Dictionary of British Graphic Artists and Illustrators

January 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Graphic Design and Typography. 1074 words.

John Flaxman II enjoyed a reputation as one of the finest English sculptors of his age. The second son of

John Flaxman

Overview page. Subjects: Art.

(1755–1826),

English neoclassical sculptor and draughtsman. He illustrated Pope's translation of the Iliad and the Odyssey. His illustrations to Dante's Divina commedia were...

See overview in Oxford Index

Flaxman, John

John Cannon and Robert Crowcroft.

in A Dictionary of British History

P ublished online July 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: British History. 79 words.

(1755–1826). English sculptor, designer, and book illustrator.

He studied at the Royal Academy Schools, before working as a designer for ...

Flaxman, John

David Bindman.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sculpture and Carving; Art Education; 18th-Century Art; 19th-Century Art. 2450 words.

(b York, July 6, 1755; d London, Dec 9, 1826).

English sculptor, designer and teacher. He was the most famous English Neo-classical sculptor of the late 18th century and the...

Flaxman, John

Ian Chilvers.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Art and Artists

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art. 363 words.

(b York, 6 July 1755; d London, 7 Dec. 1826).

English sculptor, draughtsman, and designer, an outstanding figure of the ...

Flaxman, John

Ian Chilvers.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Art and Artists

P ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art. 363 words.

(b York, 6 July 1755; d London, 7 Dec. 1826).

English sculptor, draughtsman, and designer, an outstanding figure of the ...

Flaxman, John (1755–1826), sculptor, decorative designer, and illustrator

Sarah Symmons.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art Forms; Sculpture and Carving; Drawing and Pastels; Painting. 6485 words.

Flaxman, John (1755–1826), sculptor, decorative designer, and illustrator, was born on 6 July 1755 in York, the second son of three children of John Flaxman (1726–1795), a minor sculptor...

Flaxman, John (1755–1826)

John Cannon.

in A Dictionary of British History

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: British History. 77 words.

(1755–1826).

English sculptor, designer, and book illustrator. He studied at the Royal Academy Schools, before

Flaxman, John (1755–1826)

in An Oxford Companion to the Romantic Age

January 1999; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Early Modern History (1500 to 1700). 512 words.

(1755–1826),

sculptor, illustrator, and designer who, by replacing courtly allegory with sentimental bourgeois serenity, effected a

Flaxman, John (1755–1826)

Edited by Margaret Drabble, Jenny Stringer and Daniel Hahn.

in The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish). 37 words.

(1755–1826),

English neoclassical sculptor and draughtsman. He illustrated Pope's translation of the Iliad and the Odyssey.

Flaxman, John (1755–1826)

Edited by Dinah Birch and Katy Hooper.

in The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish). 68 words.

English neo‐classical sculptor and draughtsman. His illustrations to the *Iliad and the *Odyssey (Alexander *Pope's translation, pub. ...

Flaxman, John (1755–1826)

June Cochrane.

in The Oxford Companion to British History

P ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: British History. 156 words.

(1755–1826).

English sculptor, designer, and book illustrator. He studied at the Royal Academy Schools, before working as a

Flaxman, John (1755–1826)

Edited by Dinah Birch.

in The Oxford Companion to English Literature

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish). 167 words.

Flaxman was steeped in the writings of Johann *Winckelmann, and his linear style is influenced by Greek vases and classical reliefs. He designed many funerary sculptures, the most famous...

Flaxman, John (1755–1826)

in The Oxford Companion to the Book

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 101 words.

working in the neo-classical style. Flaxman began his career as a designer of Wedgwood pottery, producing decorations based on classical

Flaxman, John (1755–1826)

Michael Kitson.

in The Oxford Companion to Western Art

January 2001; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Art. 403 words.

(1755–1826).

British neoclassical sculptor, designer, and illustrator, the son of a plaster-cast maker, who joined the RA Schools

Flaxman, John (6 July 1755)

Edited by Gordon Campbell.

in The Grove Encyclopedia of Decorative Arts

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Decorative Arts, Furniture, and Industrial Design. 396 words.

(b York, 6 July 1755;d London, 9 Dec 1826).

English sculptor and modeller.

Flaxman, John (1755–1826)

in The Oxford Companion to British History

P ublished online January 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: British History. 157 words.

English sculptor, designer, and book illustrator. He studied at the Royal Academy Schools, before working as a designer for Josiah

Flaxman, John (6 July 1755)

Ian Chilvers.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Art

January 2004; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art. 354 words.

(b York, 6 July 1755; d London, 7 Dec. 1826).

English sculptor, draughtsman, and designer, an outstanding