REYNOLDS, JOSHUA (SIR) *#
- Born: 1723 Died: 1792
English painter and first president of the Royal Academy, for whom see Oxford DNB. For Ireland Reynolds designed the east window in Hillsborough Church of Ireland Church, Co. Down, in 1772, during the substantial alteration and enlargement of the church for Wills Hill, 1st Earl of Downshire.(1) The design was probably carried out by Francis Egington of Bimingham.(2)
(1) C.E.B. Brett, Buildings of North County Down (UAHS, 2002), 40.(Brett, loc. cit., citing H.W. Clokey, Monuments and Buildings Record of Northern Ireland.
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|Building:||CO. DOWN, HILLSBOROUGH, CHURCH OF ST MALACHI (CI)|
|Nature:||Design for stained glass in E window; probably carried out by Francis Egington, Birmingham.
C.E.B. Brett, Buildings of North County Down (UAHS, 2002), 40 (who cites H.W. Clokey, Monuments and Buildings Record of Northern Ireland, for attribution To Francis Egington).