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Last NameEdwards    
Given NameEdward    
alt. NamesE. E. ;     
Marriage    
Children    
Year born1738 in London, England, UK    
Year died1806    
Place of deathLondon, England, UK    
Father's occupationchairmaker, carver, cabinet maker    
Relatives    
Educationapprenticeship in upholstery; drawing school: Duke of Richond's Gallery; St Martins Lane Academy    
Country of ActivityEngland, UK    
Worked forhis father ; cabinet maker William Hallett ; publisher John Boydell ; obstetrician William Hunter: Anatomy Gravid Uterus (1774: plate 16) ;    
PatronageSociety of Arts, Incorporated Society of Artists, Royal Academy    
Collaboratorsengraver Michell ;    
Techniquesmedical and anatomical drawing, etching, chiaroscuro, and painting    
Sample(s)http://images.library.yale.edu/strawberryhill/results.asp?Creator=Edwards,%20Edward%20%28British%20painter,%201738-1806%29    
Archival sourcesBritish Museum Prints; Hunterian Collection Glasgow    
Published sourcesAKL 32 2002: 209 ; ThB 10 1914: 348 ; Choulant 1920: 296 ; Thornton & Reeves 1983: 89 ;    
otherBecame professor of perspective at Royal Academy.    
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