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Sheepshanks, John

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; 19th-Century Art. 81 words.

British, 19th century, male.

Born 1787, in Leeds; died 5 October 1863, in London.

Draughtsman, watercolourist.

John Sheepshanks was an artist-philanthropist who...

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Sheepshanks, John (1787–1863), art collector and patron

G. S. Layard.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Financial Aspects of Art. 568 words.

Sheepshanks, John (1787–1863), art collector and patron, was born in Leeds, where his father, Joseph Sheepshanks, was a wealthy cloth manufacturer. His mother was Anne Wilson of a...

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Sheepshanks, John (1834–1912), bishop of Norwich

Nicholas Groves.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online October 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Protestantism and Protestant Churches. 1291 words.

Sheepshanks, John (1834–1912), bishop of Norwich, was born in Belgravia, London, on 23 February 1834, the second son in the family of six daughters and three sons of Thomas Sheepshanks...

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Sheepshanks, John

Graham Reynolds.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Exhibition Catalogues and Specific Collections; 19th-Century Art. 383 words.

(b Leeds, 1787; d London, Oct 5, 1863).

English collector and patron. He was the son of a wealthy Leeds cloth manufacturer. Retiring from the family firm in the 1820s, he...

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Sheepshanks, Rt Rev. John

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 76 words.

Born 1834; m 1870, Margaret, d of W. Ryott, MD; died 3 June 1912

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229. Turner to John Sheepshanks

Joseph Mallord William Turner.

Edited by John Gage.

in Collected Correspondence of J.M.W. Turner: With an Early Diary and a Memoir by George Jones

Primary Text. Subjects: Literature.

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232. Turner to John Sheepshanks

Joseph Mallord William Turner.

Edited by John Gage.

in Collected Correspondence of J.M.W. Turner: With an Early Diary and a Memoir by George Jones

Primary Text. Subjects: Literature.

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Sheepshanks, Sir Thomas Herbert (1895–1964), civil servant

Rodney Lowe.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: UK Politics; Political Institutions. 991 words.

Sheepshanks, Sir Thomas Herbert (1895–1964), civil servant, was born in the bishop's palace, Norwich, on 10 January 1895, the youngest of the twelve surviving children of John Sheepshanks...

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Sheepshanks, Richard (1794–1855), astronomer

A. M. Clerke.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics. 1175 words.

Sheepshanks, Richard (1794–1855), astronomer, was born at Leeds on 30 July 1794, the fourth son and sixth child of Joseph Sheepshanks, a cloth manufacturer, and his wife, Anne, daughter of...

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Sheepshanks, Sir Thomas Herbert

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 174 words.

KCB, 1948 (CB 1941); KBE, 1944

Born 10 Jan. 1895; y s of late Right Rev. John Sheepshanks, Bishop of Norwich; m 1921, Elizabeth Creemer, ...

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Wilberforce, Samuel

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 127 words.

Born 1874; s of R. G. Wilberforce of Lavington Park, Sussex; m 1906, Katherine, d of late Rt Rev. John Sheepshanks, Bishop of Norwich; one ...

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Sheepshanks, Mary Ryott (1872–1960), educationist, feminist, and internationalist

Sybil Oldfield.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Education; Social and Cultural History; Gender and Politics; History of Gender and Sexuality. 1300 words.

Sheepshanks, Mary Ryott (1872–1960), educationist, feminist, and internationalist, was born on 25 October 1872 at Bilton vicarage, near Harrogate, Yorkshire, the second of the thirteen...

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Lamert, Sidney Streatfield

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 95 words.

Born Agra, 1875; s of Rev. M. Lamert, late Senior Chaplain Bengal establishment; m 1910, Elizabeth (d 1949); 2nd, d of late Rt Rev. John Sheepshanks, Bishop of Norwich; three...

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Victorian collections and British nationalism

Kathryn Moore Heleniak.

in Journal of the History of Collections

January 2000; p ublished online January 2000 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Exhibition Catalogues and Specific Collections; History of Art; Social and Cultural History. 0 words.

Robert Vernon (1774–1849) and John Sheepshanks (1787–1863) were middle-class English tradesmen Who became major partrons of contemporary British art in the middle years of the nineteenth...

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Pye, John

Anthony Dyson.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Prints and Printmaking; 19th-Century Art. 340 words.

(b Birmingham, Nov 7, 1782; d London, Feb 6, 1874).

English engraver and writer. In 1801 he went to London, where he worked for the engraver Charles Heath (i). As early as 1805...

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Cope, Charles West

Leslie Williams.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; 19th-Century Art. 648 words.

(b Leeds, July 28, 1811; d London, Aug 21, 1890).

English painter. He was the son of the landscape painter Charles Cope (fl 1810–20). He entered Henry Sass’s Academy in...

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