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Joseph Bonomi

(1739-1808), Architect

Mid-Georgian Portraits Catalogue Entry

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.

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Joseph Bonomi, by William Daniell, after  George Dance - NPG 3089(1)

Joseph Bonomi

by William Daniell, after George Dance
pencil and red crayon, based on a work of circa 1793
NPG 3089(1)

Joseph Bonomi, by William Daniell, after  George Dance - NPG D12048

Joseph Bonomi

by William Daniell, after George Dance
soft-ground etching, published 1854 (4 August 1793)
NPG D12048

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Joseph Bonomi

by William Daniell, after George Dance
soft-ground etching, published 1854 (4 August 1793)
NPG D31686


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