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Jonathan Richardson, sr.
Nationality: 
english
Gender: 
Male
Birth Date: 
1667
Birth Place: 
London
Death Date: 
1745
Death Place: 
London
Sometimes called Jonathan Richardson the Elder. Born in London 1667, died there 28 May 1745. Painter, especially of portraits, writer, and collector.His son, Jonathan Richardson the younger, worked with him on literary projects and was also an amateur painter. Carol Gibson-Wood's archival research establishes his birth year as 1667 (see Lugt online collector's mark catalogue)