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Disney, John (1779–1857), barrister and art collector

David Gill.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Financial Aspects of Art; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 1677 words.

Disney, John (1779–1857), barrister and art collector, born at Flintham Hall, Nottinghamshire, the home of his paternal uncle Lewis Disney, on 29 May 1779, was the eldest son of seven...

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Duane, Matthew (1707–1785), lawyer and art patron

D. G. C. Allan.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Financial Aspects of Art; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 898 words.

Duane, Matthew (1707–1785), lawyer and art patron, was of obscure family origins. It seems likely that he came from Ireland and that his education took place in a Catholic school on the...

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Quinn, John

Dalton Gross and MaryJean Gross.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Financial Aspects of Art; Education; Museums, Libraries, and Information Sciences; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 1219 words.

Quinn, John (24 April 1870–28 July 1924), lawyer, collector of art and manuscripts, and patron of the arts, was born in Tiffin, Ohio, the son of James Quinn, a prosperous baker, and Mary...

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Theobald, Sir Henry Studdy (1847–1934), barrister and art collector

Sheila Doyle.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Financial Aspects of Art; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 1019 words.

Theobald, Sir Henry Studdy (1847–1934), barrister and art collector, was born in Calcutta on 7 June 1847, the only son of William Theobald (1798–1870) and his second wife, formerly Mrs...

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Tooke, William (1777–1863), lawyer and promoter of arts and literature

G. C. Boase.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Financial Aspects of Art; Literature; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 828 words.

Tooke, William (1777–1863), lawyer and promoter of arts and literature, was born in St Petersburg, Russia, on 22 November 1777. He was the younger son of William Tooke (bap. 1744, d. 1820),...

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