James Howard Burgess

Born 1817
Died 1890
Place of Birth Unknown
Place of Death Unknown
Gender Male
Biographical Notes His date of birth is approximate. He was a draughtsman and miniature painter who worked for many years in the Carrickfergus area of Co. Antrim. He had a drawing academy in Belfast. Most of his work portrays Irish coastal scenes, but he also worked in England and Scotland. Examples of his work are held by the Linen Hall Library, the Ulster Museum, Belfast Harbour Office, and the National Library of Ireland, Dublin.

Source: Dictionary of Ulster Biography, http://www.newulsterbiography.co.uk/index.php/home/viewPerson/177. Accessed 12.12.2017.


Travel Account(s)


Larne Bay (Draughtsman)

Glenarm (Draughtsman)

Portrush (Draughtsman)

Portstewart (Draughtsman)

Shane's Castle (Draughtsman)

Bangor (Draughtsman)

Grey Abbey (Draughtsman)