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Willis, Browne

    Full Name: Willis, Browne

    Other Names:

    • Browne Willis

    Gender: male

    Date Born: unknown

    Date Died: unknown

    Home Country/ies: United Kingdom

    Subject Area(s): architecture (object genre), Medieval (European), and sculpture (visual works)


    Architectural writer who authored surveys and histories with an emphasis on medieval works. He was followed by John Britton and his Cathedral Antiquities of England, 1814-1835.

    Selected Bibliography

    [with James Bentham] History of Gothic and Saxon Architecture in England.[sl]: [sn], 1798; A Survey of the Cathedrals of York, Durham, Carlisle, Chester, Man, Lichtfield, Hereford, Worcester. London, 1727-1742.


    Bazin 123


    "Willis, Browne." Dictionary of Art Historians (website).

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