Sir Charles Lock Eastlake PRA
(United Kingdom, 1793 - 1865)
Sir Charles Lock Eastlake
by John Partridge
Sir Charles Lock Eastlake (17 November 1793, Plymouth - 24 December 1865, Pisa) was an English painter, writer, and gallery director in the early 19th century. He is known for his translations of art-related texts by Goethe and Franz Kugler. He was the first Director of the National Gallery in the UK, holding the post from 1850 to 1865 when he died. He was also President of the Royal Academy of Arts from 1855 until his death.
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Name:Sir Charles Lock Eastlake PRA
Dates:1793 - 1865
Nationality:United Kingdom
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