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 Francis Guy

Francis Guy

Birth
London, City of London, Greater London, England
Death 1820 (aged 59–60)
Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA
Burial Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA
Plot Sands Street Grounds - no marker survives
Memorial ID 19984 · View Source
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Artist. Guy was one of America's first landscape painters. His most famous work is the Brooklyn Snow Scene, 1820, completed shortly before his death. In it, all of Guy's neighbors (the founding fathers of Brooklyn) are featured, giving Brooklyn a uniquely accurate historical record.


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 30 Jan 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 19984
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Francis Guy (1760–1820), Find A Grave Memorial no. 19984, citing The Evergreens Cemetery, Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .