Philip Reinagle

1749 - 1833

Philip Reinagle was a member of a family of painters, illustrators and printmakers. He entered the Royal Academy Schools in 1769 before training as a portraitist under Allan Ramsay (1713 - 84). He later specialised in landscape painting, often copying the work of 17th-century Dutch masters such as Meindert Hobbema and Jacob van Ruisdael.