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James, Edward Frank Willis (1907-1984), art patron

John Lowe

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/62454

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James, Edward Frank Willis (1907-1984), art patron, was born on 16 August 1907 at Greywalls, Gullane, East Lothian, the youngest of five children of William James (d. 1912), landed gentleman, and Evelyn Elizabeth (1869-1929), eldest daughter of Sir Charles Forbes, fourth baronet, of Castle Newe, Aberdeenshire. His father was of ...

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