James Bretherton (Biographical details)

James Bretherton (publisher/printer; printmaker; dealer/auction house; British; Male; 1750 - 1799; fl.)

Also known as

Bretherton, James

Address

134 New Bond Street, London (from at least 1773) Michael's Grove, Brompton (residence, 1800-06)

Biography

Etcher, dealer and publisher in London. Brother of Charles Bretherton and is particularly associated with Henry William Bunbury (qq.v.), many of whose works he engraved and published. His stock of plates was auctioned in 1799.

Bibliography

Catalogue of prints for 1775 is in P&D