Eastlake, Sir Charles Lock (17931865)

Eastlake, Sir Charles Lock, artist and author, born at Plymouth; studied painting in London and in Paris; produced the last portrait of Napoleon, which he executed from a series of sketches of the emperor on board the Bellerophon in Plymouth harbour; he travelled in Greece, and from 1816 to 1830 made his home at Rome; “Christ Weeping over Jerusalem,” his greatest work, appeared in 1841; was President of the Royal Academy; wrote several works on subjects relating to his art, and translated Goethe's “Farbenlehre” (17931865).

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Eastern States * Eastwick, Edward Backhouse
Earlom, Richard
Early English
Earth Houses
Earthly Paradise
East India Company
East River
Eastern States
Eastlake, Sir Charles Lock
Eastwick, Edward Backhouse
Eau Creole
Ebal, Mount
Eberhard, Johann August
Ebers, George Moritz
Ebert, Karl Egon