Brown, Ford Madox (M)

b. 16 April 1821. d. 6 October 1893. Nationality: English.
Painter and illustrator. Father of Emma Lucy Madox Brown. Lifelong friend of Dante Gabriel Rossetti, who was first briefly his student, and had many acquaintances in the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood. As an admirer of William Hogarth, he founded the Hogarth Club in 1858 to be an informal version of the Royal Academy, with members including Dante Gabriel Rossetti, William Morris, and Edward Burne-Jones. Biographical information: *ODNB*. (CC)

Poems associated with this person

Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
Down Stream 1871-10 The Dark Blue Illustrator 606
A Song 1890-07 The Century Guild Hobby Horse Illustrator 8875