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Collection Level Description: Letters to Sir Isidore Spielmann

Reference: MSS. Eng. misc. d. 87-8
Title: Letters to Sir Isidore Spielmann
Dates of Creation: 1897-1915
Extent: 2 shelfmarks

Language of Material: English

Administrative/Biographical History

Sir Isidore Spielmann (1854-1925) was an art expert. Details are given in Who Was Who.

Scope and Content

Letters to Isidore Spielmann from British artists and architects, mainly concerning the loan of works of art to international exhibitions.

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

The letters were given to the Library by Sir Isidore Spielmann in 1917.

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Finding Aids

M. Clapinson and T.D. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. I, nos. 45134-5.

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Spielmann | Sir | Isidore | 1854-1925 | Knight and Art Expert

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