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Hamilton, Gavin (1723–1798), painter, archaeologist, and dealer

Julia Lloyd Williams.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Archaeology; Financial Aspects of Art; Drawing and Pastels; Painting. 2937 words.

Hamilton, Gavin (1723–1798), painter, archaeologist, and dealer, was born at Murdieston House in the parish of Bertram Shotts, Lanarkshire, second son of Alexander Hamilton (d. 1768) of...

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Pretty [née Dempster], Edith May (1883–1942), landowner and benefactor

Pauline M. Sabin Moore.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online September 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Archaeology; Financial Aspects of Art; Conservation, Restoration, and Care of Artworks; Social and Cultural History; Society and Culture. 1282 words.

Pretty [née Dempster], Edith May (1883–1942), landowner and benefactor, was born on 1 August 1883 at Elland, near Halifax, Yorkshire, the second daughter of Robert Dempster (d. 1925), then...

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