Jewish Will Extracts 18th – 19th Century

Will Extract
Reference NA513
Family Name TOWN
Forenames Francis
Probate Date 1826 (25 Nov)
Address New Bond Street
Occupation Artist
Children Charles Town
Other Relatives
Executors, Administrators Charles Town
Witnesses W. Jenkins, Lewis Levy and John Glennith.
Notes Francis Town, Long Acre. 1763. 227 A large landscape, with a scene in Shakespear’s Cymbeline. Opposite Beaufort Buildings, Strand. 1766. 172 A Waterfall.
173 A landscape. { N. B. and Bryan both spell the name Towne, but in all cases in the Society of Artists’ catalogues it is spelt Town.) The Society of artists of Great Britain, 1760-1791; the Free society of artists, 1761-1783 ; a complete dictionary of contributors and their work from the foundation of the societies to 1791′
Francis Town of Bond Street (1738-1826) and his family, with further notes on early Anglo-Jewish artists (A. Rubens) JHSE
NA Cat Ref Prob 11/1718


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