Richard Phelps (Biographical details)

Richard Phelps (British; Male; c.1710 - 1785)

Also known as

Phelps, Richard

Biography

Painter; trained with Thomas Hudson. Spent his career in Somerset (Porlock), working as an interior decorator as well as producing portraits, mainly of local families, and restoring old master paintings. Exh. SA 1764. An album of drawing in the BM represents most of his surviving work.