1784

Events:

• Galleria dell’Accademia founded in Firenze.

Births:

Fernando VII, King of Spain (1784-1833)

• Osorio Manrique de Zúñiga, Manuel (1784-1792)

Taylor, Zachary (1784-1850)

Art:

Gainsborough, Thomas (1727-1788): Mountain Landscape with Bridge (1783-84)

• Reynolds, Joshua (1723-1792): Portrait of Lord Donounghmore (1780-90)