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Robert Allen

 (1745 - 1835)
Robert Allen was active/lived in United Kingdom.  Robert Allen is known for Painting, drawing, china, pottery decoration, stained glass.

Biography   Robert Allen


Robert Allen (1745-1835)

Baptised at Lowestoft on 29 September 1745, son of Edward Allen and his wife Anne née Buckle, who died in 1747.  At the age of twelve employed as an artist in the Lowestoft China Factory in Crown Street, Lowestoft and was given the number 5 by which his work could be identified it is likely that he was apprenticed to the firm.  It was about ten years later that he painted a tea service for his aunt, Elizabeth Buckle.  He married in 1783, Ann Landifield but his wife died within two years.  Before their marriage his wife may have been a decorator at the factory, because at the 'Seago Sale' in 1873 was a coffee jug, "formerly the property of Daniel Landerfield, and made in the factory by an a   ...  Displaying 750 of 2349 characters.

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