|Died||15 March 1868|
James Inskipp (1790 – 15 March 1868) started successfully painting when he retired. He exhibited in London and illustrated a version of the Compleat Angler.
Inskipp was born in 1790 and does not come to notice until he retires from the commissariat service when he was about 30 years old. He started to paint and successfully exhibited at the Royal Academy, the British Institution and the Society of British Artists.
Death and legacy
- L. H. Cust, ‘Inskipp, James (1790–1868)’, rev. Chloe Johnson, Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, Oxford University Press, 2004 accessed 8 Sept 2013
- Lee, Sidney, ed. (1892). . Dictionary of National Biography. 29. London: Smith, Elder & Co.
- 3 artworks by or after James Inskipp at the Art UK site