Leslie, Charles Robert, R. A. (M)

Surname: Leslie
Forename(s): Charles Robert
b. 19 October 1794. d. 5 May 1859. Nationality: English. VIAF.
Working-class painter, illustrator, and writer. Born in London to American parents, who returned with him to America in 1800. Attended the University of Pennsylvania, became apprenticed to a bookseller, then studied at the Pennsylvania Academic of Fine Arts in 1811. Moved back to London in 1811. Professor of painting at the Royal Academy from 1847 to 1852. Sister of cook book writer Eliza Leslie. Biographical information: ODNB , ANB. (AC, SP)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 5
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
Rebecca 1828 The Keepsake Illustrator 2941
Alice 1829 Forget-Me-Not Illustrator 15602
A Tale of the Tower 1840 Forget-Me-Not Illustrator 15168
Lines on the Portrait of Viscountess Jocelyn 1845 The Keepsake Illustrator 5148
Laudate Dominum 1896-09 Atalanta Illustrator 2378