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Abbey, Edwin Austin, 1852-1911


Biographical History

Edwin Austin Abbey (1852-1911) was an artist and illustrator.

Abbott, J. Force, 1873: p. 16 (Abbey)

LC in RLIN, 6/22/89 (hdg.: Abbey, Edwin Austin, 1852-1911)

MWA/NAIP files (hdg.: Abbey, Edwin Austin, 1852-1911; variant: E.A. Abbey; note: artist and illustrator)

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Edwin Austin Abbey letters, 1884-1907

 Item — Box 1: [Barcode: 31197233283131], Folder: 1-2
Identifier: Vault MSS 2
Scope and Contents Handwritten and signed letters. Abbey writes to "Dear Mr. J**" (name uncertain) on "Savile Club, 107, Piccadilly. W." stationary. The item is dated July 31, 1884 and includes a drawing of a small person with a large mouth. Abbey criticizes a recent edition of a publication. Abbey also writes to W. N. Stansfield, secretary of the White Friars Club, on 3 Jan. 1907. The letter is on "Morgan Hall, Fairford, Gloucestershire" stationary. Abbey regrets being unable to accept Stansfield's...
Dates: 1884-1907