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      GB/NNAF/P7984
Wint, Peter De (1784-1849) 

Gender: Male

Other names
De Wint, Peter (Alternative name)
DeWint, Peter (Alternative name)

Functions, occupations and activities
Born in Staffordshire (21 January 1784); pupil, with William Hilton, of John Raphael Smith, whose sister Harriet he married (1810); member of the Society of Painters in Water-colours (1811-1812); died in London (30 June 1849)

Thesaurus
LANDSCAPISTS
WATERCOLOURISTS

Relationships
Family relationship with Hilton, William (1786-1839)
Brother-in-law


Archival Resources
Number noted: 18

Sketch-book with subjects including boats, seascapes, views, including a ship sailing in a gorge and another of a ruin, c 1824
Held at: British Museum: Department of Prints and Drawings
Document reference: 1904,1116.3.1-22 ; PRN:PDB29730

Sketchbook with subjects including boats, views, buildings, including a cathedral and a windmill, ? 19th C
Held at: British Museum: Department of Prints and Drawings
Document reference: 1904,1116.7.1-28 ; PRN:PDB29737

Sketchbook with subjects including views, trees, cottages Black and white chalk, on blue or yellow paper; some watercolour, ? 19th C
Held at: British Museum: Department of Prints and Drawings
Document reference: 1904,1116.8.1-34 ; PRN:PDB29738

Sketchbook with subjects including: buildings, landscapes, studies of trees, one of a horse and another of a ruin, ? 19th C
Held at: British Museum: Department of Prints and Drawings
Document reference: 1904,1116.6.1-29 ; PRN:PDB29735

Sketchbook with subjects including: farm scenes, buildings, study of labourer with dog, views in Westmorland, Kenilworth etc, ? 19th C
Held at: British Museum: Department of Prints and Drawings
Document reference: 1904,1116.4.1-28 ; PRN:PDB29731

Sketchbook with subjects including: seascapes, views, studies of trees, boats at Redcar, Bolton, Saltburn, ? 19th C
Held at: British Museum: Department of Prints and Drawings
Document reference: 1904,1116.5.1-26 ; PRN:PDB29733

Letter from, 24/7/1822
Held at: Cambridge University: Fitzwilliam Museum
Document reference: MS 42-1949
Comments: Papers listed

Signature and address only, nd
Held at: Cambridge University: Fitzwilliam Museum
Comments: Papers listed

Friends' papers, memoir, photo of portrait (8 items), 1800-1836
Held at: Keats House
Document reference: KPM/D 23; H 113-114; T 24, 27, 29; W 104; K/PH/03/099
Comments: Access by appointment

Correspondence relating to attempted purchase of de Wint painting by museum, 1967-1979
Held at: Private
Document reference: Artists' Files A-Z

Will dated 2 March 1849, with affidavit by John Anderson, proved at the Prerogative Court of Canterbury 18 August 1849, 1849
Held at: The National Archives: Public Record Office
Document reference: PROB 1/88

Correspondence, indentures, lists of paintings and probate lists (c56 items), 1808-1849
Held at: Usher Gallery
Document reference: 72/229

Personal papers,
Held at: Usher Gallery
Other information: The Times 16/11/1972
Comments: Access by appointment only

Bound sketchbooks,
Held at: Victoria & Albert Museum, Department of Designs, Prints and Drawings
Other information: Upstone, Robert (1993) Sketchbooks of the Romantics p.189

Letter and engravings (5) relating to him, 1816-1821
Held at: Victoria & Albert Museum, National Art Library
Document reference: MSL/1961/1740/47, 48A-B, 49A-B, 50
Comments: Access by appointment

Letter from, to John Martin, 1831
Held at: Victoria & Albert Museum, National Art Library
Document reference: MSL/1903/9000/156
Comments: Access by appointment

Letters (2) to, from various correspondents including Mary Linwood, Thomas Philips, 1816, 1839
Held at: Victoria & Albert Museum, National Art Library
Document reference: MSL/1979/7461/1, 9
Comments: Access by appointment

Letters (3) from, to the Associated Artists in Water-Colours, 1808-1809
Held at: Victoria & Albert Museum, National Art Library
Document reference: MSL/1907/912/170, 209, 298
Comments: Access by appointment


Date of creation: 07 November 2002, 14:42:55