British painter who done landscapes and portraits and was referred to as the “initial professional painter expressing the spirit from the Commercial Trend”. He researched for just two years in London under Thomas Hudson and proved helpful as his helper in 1751. He was a regular contributor towards the Culture of Performers exhibitions and was elected a co-employee on the Royal Academy in 1781. He wedded Anne Swift in July 1773, plus they had six kids. He was treated by Dr. Erasmus Darwin for his asthma in the past due 1700s.