BIRD, JOHN (1768 - 1829), landscape painter

Name: John Bird
Date of birth: 1768
Date of death: 1829
Gender: Male
Occupation: landscape painter
Area of activity: Art and Architecture
Author: Thomas Mardy Rees

Born at Cardiff, 1768. He prepared some drawings for Principal Seats of the Nobility (1787) and other topographical works. Examples of his work are ‘Llewenni Hall’ (copper-plate engraving) and ‘Llewenni Bleach Works’, now in the National Museum of Wales, Cardiff. He died at Whitby.


Published date: 1959

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