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Aglionby, William (1641–1705), diplomat and writer on art

Henry Summerson.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online September 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art Education; Diplomatic History; International Relations. 1306 words.

Aglionby, William (1641–1705), diplomat and writer on art, was born in the summer of 1641, the second son of George Aglionby (d. 1643), who died shortly after being appointed dean of...

Aslin, Elizabeth Mary (1923–1989), art historian and administrator

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art Education; Political Institutions; Public Administration. 4 words.

See Aslin, Charles Herbert

Beckett, Ronald Brymer (1891–1970), administrator in India and art historian

Elisabeth Beckett.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: US Politics; US Colonial and Revolutionary History; Colonialism and Imperialism; Art Education; Art. 1077 words.

Beckett, Ronald Brymer (1891–1970), administrator in India and art historian, was born on 17 January 1891 in Micklefield Terrace, Rawdon, Yorkshire, the son of James Robertson Beckett...

Bishop, Sir Frederick Arthur (1915–2005), civil servant and director-general of the National Trust

William Plowden.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

March 2013; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Conservation of the Environment (Social Science); Architecture; Art Education; UK Politics; Political Institutions. 1896 words.

Bishop, Sir Frederick Arthur (1915–2005), civil servant and director-general of the National Trust, was born on 4 December 1915 at 118 Hampstead Road, Brislington, Bristol, the son of...

Brittan, Leon, Baron Brittan of Spennithorne (1939–2015), politician

Norman Lamont.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online January 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: UK Politics; Art Education. 3207 words.

Brittan, Leon, Baron Brittan of Spennithorne (1939–2015), politician, was born on 25 September 1939 at the City of London Maternity Hospital, 102 City Road, Finsbury, London, the second son...

Crowe, Sir Joseph Archer (1825–1896), art historian and diplomatist

Jenny Graham.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art Education; Diplomatic History; International Relations. 1454 words.

Crowe, Sir Joseph Archer (1825–1896), art historian and diplomatist, was born on 20 October 1825 at 141 Sloane Street, London, the second of the six children of Eyre Evans Crowe...

Ferguson, John Calvin

Peter Yuichi Clark.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: US Politics; Organization and Management of Education; Art Education. 1651 words.

Ferguson, John Calvin (01 March 1866–03 August 1945), educator, art historian, and Chinese governmental adviser, was born in Lonsdale, Ontario, Canada, the son of John Ferguson, a Methodist...

Jarves, James Jackson

Rhoda E. A. Hackler.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Journalism; Financial Aspects of Art; Art Education; Diplomatic History; International Relations. 1464 words.

Jarves, James Jackson (20 August 1818–28 June 1888), journalist, diplomat, and art connoisseur, was born in Boston, Massachusetts, the son of Deming Jarves, the inventor of Sandwich glass,...

Leader, John Temple (1810–1903), politician and connoisseur of the arts

Sidney Lee.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art Education; Art; UK Politics. 1935 words.

Leader, John Temple (1810–1903), politician and connoisseur of the arts, born at his father's country house, Putney Hill Villa, sometimes called Lower House, on 7 May 1810, was the younger...

Lindsay, David Alexander Edward, twenty-seventh earl of Crawford and tenth earl of Balcarres (1871–1940), politician and art connoisseur

Jane Ridley.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art Education; Art; UK Politics. 1405 words.

Lindsay, David Alexander Edward, twenty-seventh earl of Crawford and tenth earl of Balcarres (1871–1940), politician and art connoisseur, was born on 10 October 1871 at Dunecht House,...

Lowther, Claude William Henry (1870–1929), politician and art connoisseur

Keith Grieves.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art Education; Art; UK Politics. 1253 words.

Lowther, Claude William Henry (1870–1929), politician and art connoisseur, was born at Binstead on the Isle of Wight on 26 June 1870, the third child and only son of Francis William Lowther...

Lucas [née Stern], Alice Theresa (1853–1924), parliamentary candidate

Mari Takayanagi.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online August 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art Education; African Politics. 1056 words.

Lucas [née Stern], Alice Theresa (1853–1924), parliamentary candidate, was born at 92 Gloucester Place, Marylebone, London, on 6 May 1853, the third of four children of David Stern...

Marqusee, Michael John (Mike) (1953–2015), writer and political activist

Huw Richards.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online January 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literature; Art Education; Politics. 1283 words.

Marqusee, Michael John (Mike) (1953–2015), writer and political activist, was born in New York City on 27 January 1953, the oldest of five children of John Edward Marqusee (1928–1999), real...

Plunkett, George Noble, Count Plunkett in the papal nobility (1851–1948), art historian and Irish republican

D. R. O'Connor Lysaght.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Ethnic Politics; UK Politics; Art Education. 1521 words.

Plunkett, George Noble, Count Plunkett in the papal nobility (1851–1948), art historian and Irish republican, was born on 3 December 1851, at 1 Aungier Street, Dublin, the youngest and only...

Redgrave, Samuel (1802–1876), art historian and civil servant

Kathryn Moore Heleniak.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art Education; UK Politics; Political Institutions. 670 words.

Redgrave, Samuel (1802–1876), art historian and civil servant, was born at 9 Upper Eaton Street, Pimlico, London, on 3 October 1802, the eldest son of William Redgrave (1775–1845), a...

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

Jennifer Booth.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art Education; Political Institutions; Public Administration; Art. 1339 words.

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)...

Smith, Rupert Alexander Alec- (1913–1983), architectural conservationist and local politician

David Neave.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online October 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: UK Politics; Architecture; Art Education. 1091 words.

Smith, Rupert Alexander Alec- (1913–1983), architectural conservationist and local politician, was born on 5 September 1913 at Elloughton, near Hull, the only son and elder of the two...

Waterhouse, Sir Ellis Kirkham (1905–1985), art historian and administrator

David Piper.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art Education; Political Institutions; Public Administration; Art. 1346 words.

Waterhouse, Sir Ellis Kirkham (1905–1985), art historian and administrator, was born in Lynwood Avenue, Epsom, Surrey, on 16 February 1905, the only child of (Percy) Leslie Waterhouse,...

Weaver, Sir Lawrence Walter William (1876–1930), civil servant and architectural writer

Christopher Hussey.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Art Education; UK Politics; Political Institutions. 1019 words.

Weaver, Sir Lawrence Walter William (1876–1930), civil servant and architectural writer, was born at Clifton, Bristol, on 2 July 1876, the only child of Walter Weaver and his wife, Frances...

Zygielbojm, Szmul Mordko [Artur] (1895–1943), trade unionist and political activist

Isabelle Tombs.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online April 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art Education; Ethnic Politics. 1350 words.

Zygielbojm, Szmul Mordko [Artur] (1895–1943), trade unionist and political activist, was born in Borowice, near Lublin, Russian Poland, on 21 February 1895, the oldest of ten children of...