- Extended Catalogue Entry
by William Bradley
oil on panel, circa 1833
12 7/8 in. x 9 5/8 in. (327 mm x 244 mm)
Artistback to top
- William Bradley (1801-1857), Portrait painter. Artist associated with 16 portraits.
Linked publicationsback to top
- Ormond, Richard, Early Victorian Portraits, 1973, p. 441
- Saywell, David; Simon, Jacob, Complete Illustrated Catalogue, 2004, p. 601
Events of 1833back to top
Current affairsShaftesbury's Factory Act is passed regulating women's hours and providing for the education of children working in the textile industry.
Bank Act is passed, making Bank of England notes Britain's legal tender.
Art and scienceCharles Lamb publishes Last Essays of Elia after the enormous success of his earlier Essays. A comic allegorization of his humdrum clerical job they become one of the period's literary sensations.
Charles Dickens begins his series Sketches by Boz in the Monthly Magazine.