- Also known as
primary name: Stubbs, George
- individual; painter/draughtsman; printmaker; British; Male
- Life dates
- Painter of portraits, animal pictures, heroic animal histories and poetical scenes of rural life. Also made mezzotints using a novel method. Born Liverpool 1724; died London 10 July 1806. In Rome in 1754. 1758 began his dissections of horses, which lead to the engraved work 'The Anatomy of the Horse' in 1766. ARA 1780.
- C. Lennox-Boyd, R. Dixon and T. Clayton, 'George Stubbs: the complete engraved works', London 1989 (catalogue of prints by and after)
Judy Egerton, George Stubbs, Painter, 2 vol, catalogue raisonné, Yale, 2007
Herbert W. Rott, ed., 'George Stubbs 1724-1806: Science into Art', with contributions by Werner Busch, Tim Clayton, Martin Myrone, et al, Prestel, 2012