Henry Howard (1769-1847), Painter
Sitter in 3 portraits
Artist associated with 28 portraits
Henry Howard was a portrait and history painter. He started studying with the painter Philip Reinagle in 1786. In 1788 he began attending the Royal Academy Schools and was awarded a silver medal for drawing from life and a gold medal for historical painting. Howard was elected an associate member of the Royal Academy and exhibited there until his death. He was elected a full member in 1808. In 1811 he became secretary of the Academy and in 1833 he was appointed professor of painting at the schools.
All paintings by this artist on the BBC Your Paintings website