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Boyle, Richard, third earl of Burlington and fourth earl of Cork

Pamela Denman Kingsbury.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Financial Aspects of Art; Architecture; Music. 5862 words.

Boyle, Richard, third earl of Burlington and fourth earl of Cork (1694–1753), architect, collector, and patron of the arts, was born on 25 April 1694 at Burlington House, Piccadilly,...

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Coke, Thomas, earl of Leicester

A. A. Hanham.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online May 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Financial Aspects of Art; Architecture; UK Politics. 2215 words.

Coke, Thomas, earl of Leicester (1697–1759), politician, architect, and art collector, was born on 17 June 1697, the eldest of the five children of Edward Coke (1676/8–1707), landowner, and...

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Fraser, Patrick Allan-

William Payne.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online October 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Financial Aspects of Art; Social and Cultural History; Society and Culture; Architecture. 1985 words.

Fraser, Patrick Allan- (1813–1890), artist and architect, was born at Arbroath, Forfarshire, the third and youngest son of Robert Allan, a stocking manufacturer, and his wife, Isabel...

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Gerbier, Sir Balthazar

Jeremy Wood.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Drawing and Pastels; Painting; Architecture; Financial Aspects of Art. 2360 words.

Gerbier, Sir Balthazar (1592–1663/1667), art agent, miniature painter, and architect, was born on 23 February 1592 at Middelburg in the Netherlands, the son of Antonie Gerbier and Radigonde...

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Gibbs, William

Matthew Kilburn.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online October 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Financial Aspects of Art; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Business and Management; Architecture. 3032 words.

Gibbs, William (1790–1875), businessman and religious philanthropist, was born on 22 May 1790 at 6 Calle de Cantarranas, Madrid, Spain, the second son of Antony Gibbs (1756–1815), merchant,...

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Herbert, Henry, ninth earl of Pembroke and sixth earl of Montgomery

T. P. Connor.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Financial Aspects of Art; Architecture. 1268 words.

Herbert, Henry, ninth earl of Pembroke and sixth earl of Montgomery (c. 1689–1750), architect and patron, was the eldest son of Thomas Herbert, eighth earl of Pembroke and fifth earl of...

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Horne, Herbert Percy

Alan Crawford.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Financial Aspects of Art; Art Education; Architecture. 1798 words.

Horne, Herbert Percy (1864–1916), architect, art collector, and art historian, was born at 10 Russell Square, London, on 18 February 1864, the son of Horace Horne (d. 1894), architect, and...

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Kennedy, David, tenth earl of Cassillis

Michael S. Moss.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online May 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Financial Aspects of Art; History; History of Agriculture; Architecture; Agriculture and Farming. 1184 words.

Kennedy, David, tenth earl of Cassillis (1727–1792), patron of architecture and landowner, was born on 25 June 1727, the eighteenth child and third surviving son of Sir John Kennedy of...

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Richardson, Charles James

Campbell Dodgson.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Financial Aspects of Art; Architecture. 593 words.

Richardson, Charles James (1806–1871), architect and art collector, was born in London. Of his parents, nothing is known. He was a pupil of Sir John Soane from 1824 to 1830 and was then his...

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Robinson, Sir Thomas, first baronet

Giles Worsley.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Financial Aspects of Art; Architecture. 2177 words.

Robinson, Sir Thomas, first baronet (1702/3–1777), architect and collector, was probably born at Merton, Surrey, the eldest of seven sons of William Robinson (1675–1720) of Rokeby,...

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