Gardnor, John (1728/9–1808), painter and Church of England clergyman, of whose family background or education nothing is known, and who does not appear to have married or have had children, is first known as an annual exhibitor at the Free Society of Artists...
L. H. Cust
revised by Nicholas Grindle
Peters, (Matthew) William (1742–1814), portrait and genre painter and Church of England clergyman, was born at Freshwater, Isle of Wight. His father, Matthew Peters (b. 1711), was described on the 1778 engraving by Murphy after his son's portrait as 'Member of the ...
R. J. B. Walker
See Russell, John