Robert Crone

Crone, Robert, an eminent artist, born in Dublin about the middle of the 18th century. Having studied at home, he proceeded to Rome, and put himself under Richard Wilson, the landscape painter. He died in London in 1779. "His landscapes are scarce, but excellent, and there are some of his drawings in the royal collection."


276. Painters, General Dictionary of: Matthew Pilkington, A.M. 2 vols. London, 1824.