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Holroyd, Sir Charles

Sarah Herring.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Prints and Printmaking; Art; Museums, Libraries, and Information Sciences. 1171 words.

Holroyd, Sir Charles (1861–1917), etcher and museum director, was born in Potternewton, near Leeds, Yorkshire, on 9 April 1861, the eldest son of William Holroyd, a damask merchant, and his...

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Saint-Mémin, Charles Balthazar Julien Févret de

Ellen G. Miles.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Prints and Printmaking; Drawing and Pastels; Painting; Conservation, Restoration, and Care of Artworks; Museums, Libraries, and Information Sciences. 1832 words.

Saint-Mémin, Charles Balthazar Julien Févret de (12 March 1770–23 June 1852), artist and museum director, was born in Dijon, France, the son of Bénigne-Charles Févret de Saint-Mémin, a...

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Savage, Edward

Ellen G. Miles.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Prints and Printmaking; Business and Management; Drawing and Pastels; Painting; Conservation, Restoration, and Care of Artworks; Museums, Libraries, and Information Sciences. 1366 words.

Savage, Edward (26 November 1761–06 July 1817), artist and museum proprietor, was born in Princeton, Massachusetts, the son of Seth Savage and Lydia Craige, occupations unknown. Savage, a...

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