- Commander Robert James Elliott
- Also known as
Commander Robert James Elliott
primary name: Elliott, Robert James
other name: Elliot, Robert James
- individual; military/naval; painter/draughtsman; British; Male
- Life dates
- Naval officer and topographical draughtsman who served in the East Indies c. 1808-1814, and who made a series of topographical sketches while travelling through South America, Australia, the Pacific Islands, India, Canton (Guangzhou), and the Red Sea. See
- Elliot, Robert. Views in the East, comprising India, Canton, and the Red Sea. With historical and descriptive illustrations. London: Fisher & Co., 1833.
Annette Peach, ‘Elliot, Robert James (1790–1849)’, Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, Oxford University Press, 2004.