Joseph Bonomi(1739-1808), Architect
Sitter in 3 portraits
Joseph Bonomi was an Italian architect and draughtsman remembered primarily for his work done in England. Born in Rome, he made his early reputation there, then moved to London in 1767. He worked from 1768 until 1781 in the practice of Robert and James Adam before setting up his own business. Notable works include parts of Towneley Hall near Burnley in Lancashire, Barrells Hall, near Stratford on Avon, Warwickshire and Packington Hall Chapel, Warwickshire.