(John) Joshua Kirby(1716-1774), Artist and teacher of linear perspective; friend of Thomas Gainsborough
Sitter in 7 portraits
Joshua Kirby was a drawing-master, topographical draftsman and architect and an expert in perspective.
- Sarah Kirby (née Bull) (wife)
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Artist and sitter interviews
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Watch our film created to say ‘goodbye’ to the Gallery before we closed for our major transformation project.