James Jackson CURNOCK
James Jackson CURNOCK RCA
Born in Bristol, the son of the portrait and genre painter James CURNOCK (1812-1870).
It is not known where Curnock junior worked in Cornwall, but Cornish titles appear in his prolific exhibition record which also features numerous Welsh views. He was reviewed favourably by Ruskin, and mentioned in the Academy Notes of 1875.
Painter, primarily in watercolour
Hardie (2009) Artists in Newlyn and West Cornwall (p320)
Johnson & Greutzner (1975) Dictionary of British Artists
W H Lane catalogue records
Wood (1995) Victorian Painters