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Rothenstein, Sir John Knewstub Maurice (1901-1992), art historian and administrator

Jennifer Booth

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780198614111
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/51306
Rothenstein, Sir John Knewstub Maurice (1901-1992), art historian and administrator

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Rothenstein, Sir John Knewstub Maurice (1901-1992), art historian and administrator, was born at 1 Pembroke Cottages, Kensington, London, on 11 July 1901, the elder son (of four children) of the artist Sir William Rothenstein (1872-1945) and Alice Mary (1869-1955), eldest daughter of another artist, Walter John Knewstub; her stage name ...

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