Have you got an antiques.co.uk seller account?

Login forgotten password
search now
    Antiques You Tube Account

    Find Us On Facebook

    Instagram

    featured item

    £440.00

    set of 14 victorian copper spirit measures Read more

    Georgian Antiques

    Period Homes & Interiors

    portrait of john burke, 1787-1848, geneologist

    John Burke (1787?1848) was an Irish genealogist, and the original publisher of Burke''s Peerage. He was the father of Sir Bernard Burke, a British officer of arms and genealogist.In 1826 he published Burke''s Genealogical and Heraldic Dictionary of the Peerage and Baronetage of the United Kingdom, better known by its modern name of Burke''s Peerage, Baronetage & Knightage. That was followed by the first edition of his Burke''s Extinct and Dormant Peerage.Between 1833 and 1835 he produced four volumes entitled A Genealogical and Heraldic History of The Commoners of Great Britain and Ireland. About this time he commenced work, with John Bernard Burke, on the two volumes entitled The Royal Families of England, Scotland, and Wales, with their Descendants &c., but which were not published until after his death (volume 1 in 1848, volume 2 in 1851).

    Materials:
    Oil on Canvas
    Width:
    30 x 25in. 76 x 63 cm
    Price: SOLD

    artware ltd

    To enquire about this antique simply fill in the form below and we'll send your enquiry on to artware ltd

    send enquiry

    Artware Ltd has 565 antiques for sale.
    click here to see them all