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Agnew family (per. 1817-1986), art dealers

Dennis Farr

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:


Agnew family (per. 1817-1986), art dealers, maintained the firm established by Thomas [i] Agnew (1794-1871) in Market Street, Manchester, in 1817. Thomas Agnew was born in Liverpool on 16 December 1794, the posthumous son of John Agnew of Culhorn, Wigtownshire, and his wife, Jane Glover. His father was descended from ...

Reference Entry.  1857 words. 

Subjects: biography ; history

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