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Horton, Joseph, -1927


Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Charles Aitken letter to D. Hewitt, 1914 January 15

 Item — Box 1, Folder: 25
Call Number: MSS 53
Scope and Contents: "January 15, 1914. Dear Mr Hewitt, I am so much indebted to you for your kindness in sending me this valuable list. I want to see Lewis better represented here and shall try to array a little exhibition rather with a view to the Trustees being able to see his work. Mr Horton of Birmingham [i.e., Joseph Horton, d. 1927] has a good big [?] scale one "In the Harem" but he has rather an exaggerated idea of its market price. Sir Cuthbert Quilter had a good one but I do not know at present what...
Dates: 1914 January 15

Thomas Woolner Letters to John Frederick Lewis

Call Number: MSS 53
Abstract: The collection comprises 15 letters from Thomas Woolner to John Frederick Lewis, written between 1874 and 1876. It also includes 5 letters from Woolner to Lewis’s wife, Marian Harper, one letter from Lewis to dealer William Vokins, and several letters from Woolner’s wife and daughter. The letters primarily concern Lewis’s declining health—he died several months after the last letter in the collection—Woolner’s admiration for Lewis’s painting, updates on the politics of the Royal Academy and...
Dates: 1863-1914, bulk 1874-1876

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Art -- France -- Paris -- Exhibitions 1
Egypt -- Antiquities 1
Hayes (Bromley, London, England) 1
Lewis, John Frederick, 1804-1876. Harem 1
Orientalism 1