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Varley, John

Born: 1778 AD
Died: 1842 AD
Nationality: English
Categories: Artists, Painters

1778 – John Varley, born on the 17th of August in London, UK. He was a highly successful teacher, and a founder member of the Watercolour Society. He was an English watercolour painter and astrologer, and a close friend of William Blake, the poet/painter/mystic.

1819 – 1820 – Collaborated on the book Visionary Heads, written by Varley and illustrated by him.

1828 – He also wrote an astrological text entitled A Treatise on Zodiacal Physiognomy.

1842 – Died on the 17th of November in London.