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Frank Benson

Overview page. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism — Theatre.

(1858–1939)

English actor and manager. Most of Benson's career was spent outside London, either performing Shakespeare in Stratford-upon-Avon during the summers from 1886 to 1919...

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Benson, Frank Weston

Sheila Dugan.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Drawing and Pastels; Painting. 1990 words.

Benson, Frank Weston (24 March 1862–14 November 1951), painter, was born in Salem, Massachusetts, the son of George Wiggin Benson, a successful cotton merchant, and Elisabeth Frost Poole....

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Benson, Frank Weston

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Prints and Printmaking; 20th-Century Art; 19th-Century Art; Art of the United States. 1734 words.

American, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 24 March 1862, in Salem (Massachusetts); died 1951, in Salem.

Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman, engraver, lithographer....

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Frank Benson

Overview page. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism — Theatre.

(1858–1939)

English actor and manager. Most of Benson's career was spent outside London, either performing Shakespeare in Stratford-upon-Avon during the summers from 1886 to 1919...

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Benson, Sir Francis Robert [Frank] (1858–1939), actor and theatre manager

J. P. Wearing.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theatre. 2961 words.

Benson, Sir Francis Robert [Frank] (1858–1939), actor and theatre manager, was born at Eden House, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, on 4 November 1858, the third son and fourth child of William...

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Frank W. Benson

Overview page. Subjects: Art.

(b Salem, MA, 24 March 1862; d Salem, 15 Nov 1951),

painter, etcher and teacher. Benson attended the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, from 1880 to 1883 ...

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Benson, Frank W.

Ian Chilvers and John Glaves-Smith.

in A Dictionary of Modern and Contemporary Art

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Art. 6 words.

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Benson, Frank W.

Ian Chilvers and John Glaves-Smith.

in A Dictionary of Modern and Contemporary Art

P ublished online September 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Art. 6 words.

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Benson, Frank W(eston)

Bailey Van Hook.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Prints and Printmaking; Art of the United States; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 717 words.

(b Salem, MA, March 24, 1862; d Salem, Nov 15, 1951).

American painter, etcher and teacher. Benson attended the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, from 1880 to 1883 as a...

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Benson, Frank W.

Ian Chilvers.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Art

January 2004; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art. 5 words.

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Benson, Sir Frank

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 124 words.

Kt, 1942; CVO 1941; CBE 1918

Born 1878; s of late Rev. W. J. Benson; m 1906, Stephana Rose, d of late Rev. J. G. Pooley, JP, Rural Dean; two ...

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Benson, Prof. Frank Atkinson

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 156 words.

OBE 1988; DL; BEng, MEng (Liverpool); PhD, DEng (Sheffield); FIET, FIEEE

Born 21 Nov. 1921; s of late John and Selina Benson; m 1950, Kathleen May Paskell (d 2006...

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Benson, Frank Weston

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Art. 152 words.

MA. Tufts College, 1930

Born Salem, Mass, USA, 24 March 1862; s of George W. Benson and Elizabeth F. Poole; m 1888, Ellen Perry Peirson; one s three d; died...null...

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Benson, Sir Frank (Robert)

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies; Performing Arts. 89 words.

Kt 1916; LLD

Born Alresford, Hants, 4 Nov. 1858; m 1886, Constance Featherstonhaugh; one d; died 31 Dec. 1939

actor-manager

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Benson, Frank (4 Nov. 1858)

Ian Clarke.

in The Continuum Companion to Twentieth Century Theatre

January 2006; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theatre. 166 words.

(b. Tunbridge Wells, Kent, 4 Nov. 1858; d. London, 31 Dec. 1939)

Actor–manager. A keen

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Benson, Frank W. (24 March 1862)

Bailey Van Hook.

in The Grove Encyclopedia of American Art

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Art. 716 words.

(b Salem, MA, 24 March 1862; d Salem, 15 Nov 1951),

painter, etcher and

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Benson, Sir Frank (1858–1939)

in The Oxford Companion to Shakespeare

January 2001; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 223 words.

English actor who helped to found the Oxford University Dramatic Society. He showed an early disposition towards management and Shakespeare

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Benson, Sir Frank (1858–1939)

in The Oxford Companion to Shakespeare

January 2015; p ublished online October 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 225 words.

who helped to found the Oxford University Dramatic Society. He showed an early disposition towards management and Shakespeare by mounting

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Benson, Frank (1858–1939)

in The Oxford Companion to Theatre and Performance

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theatre. 151 words.

(1858–1939)

English actor and *manager. Most of Benson's career was spent outside London, either performing Shakespeare in

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Benson, Frank Weston (1862–1951)

Ann Lee Morgan.

in The Oxford Dictionary of American Art and Artists

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art. 379 words.

A leading Boston artist, he is known particularly for summery outdoor scenes featuring attractive young women and children. His somewhat

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Benson, Frank Weston (1862–1951)

Ann Lee Morgan.

in The Oxford Dictionary of American Art and Artists

P ublished online May 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art. 402 words.

A leading Boston artist, he is known particularly for summery outdoor scenes featuring attractive young women and children. His somewhat more subdued interiors more closely resemble the...

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