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   Serres
   Dominic
   D. S. ; Serres the Elder ;
   
   maritime painter & hydrographer ->John Thomas Serres (1759-1825)
   1719 OR 1722 in Auch in Gascony, France
   1793
   
   
   D. S. was the nephew of the archbishop of Reims ; http://freepages.family.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~londonaye/serres_family.htm
   trained as a painter in Northamptonshire and later in London under ->Charles Brooking
   United Kingdom
   maritime maps for Capt. Cunningham at HMS Clyde around 1800 ; Liber nauticus and instructor in the art of marine drawing (1805/06) ;
   Royal Academy (co-founder in 1768), Maritime Painter to King George III since 1780 ; British Institution (exhibitions)
   with his son ;
   oil painting, aquarel & hand-coloured drawings of coastal profiles, maritime oil painting, and cartographic map-making ; hand-colouring
   www.racollection.org.uk/ixbin/indexplus?record=ART372 ; http://collections.rmg.co.uk/collections.html#!csearch;searchTerm=serres ;
   http://www.artcyclopedia.com/artists/serres_dominic.html
   AKL ; DNB 51 (1897) ; Alan Russett: D.S.-War Artist to the Navy (2001) ; John Blake: Vermessung der Meere. Hist. Seekarten (2007: 9) ;
   
   18126281
   
   





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