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      GB/NNAF/P24335
Riviere, Briton (1840-1920) 

Gender: Male

Functions, occupations and activities
Genre and animal painter ; son of William Riviere ; pupil of his father and of J Petrie and W Orchardson ; exhibited at the Royal Academy, London (1858 onwards) ; elected Associate of the RA (1878) and Royal Academician (1880).

Thesaurus
ANIMAL PAINTERS
GENRE PAINTERS

Archival Resources
Number noted: 27

Letter to F G Stephens, 1884
Held at: British Library, Manuscript Collections
Document reference: Add 41567 f. 99

Letter to H A Grueber, 1885
Held at: British Library, Manuscript Collections
Document reference: Eg. 3677 f. 326
Comments: Access by appointment only

Letter to J Winter Jones, 1876
Held at: British Library, Manuscript Collections
Document reference: Add 48341 f. 131
Comments: Access by appointment only

Letter to Morland, 1907
Held at: British Library, Manuscript Collections
Document reference: Add 46252 f. 178
Comments: Access by appointment only

Letter to Paget, 1907
Held at: British Library, Manuscript Collections
Document reference: Add 45927 f. 77
Comments: Access by appointment only

Letter to Sir A H Layard, 1890
Held at: British Library, Manuscript Collections
Document reference: Add 39045 f. 171
Comments: Access by appointment only

Letter to Sir F B Dicksee, 1919
Held at: British Library, Manuscript Collections
Document reference: Add 70951 f. 186
Comments: Access by appointment only

Letter to [G H?] Boughton, 1880
Held at: British Library, Manuscript Collections
Document reference: Add 45918 f. 234
Comments: Access by appointment only

Letter to the Directors of the New Gallery, 1893
Held at: British Library, Manuscript Collections
Document reference: Add 42577 f. 99
Comments: Access by appointment only

Letter, 1872
Held at: British Library, Manuscript Collections
Document reference: Bradbury album

Letters to G. L Craik, 1878-1897
Held at: British Library, Manuscript Collections
Document reference: Add 61895 ff. 1-31
Comments: Access by appointment only

Letters to Macmillans, 1878-97
Held at: British Library, Manuscript Collections
Document reference: Add MS 61895

Letter, 1880
Held at: Glasgow City Special Collections, The Mitchell Library
Document reference: AL6, 63

Letter to Samuel Barnett, 1896
Held at: London Metropolitan Archives
Document reference: LMA/4266/A/149

Letters to Thomas Huxley, 1871-1908
Held at: London University: Imperial College Archives
Document reference: B/Huxley
Comments: Access by appointment only

Letters (3) concering paintings in Royal Holloway College Picture Gallery, 1887; 1888
Held at: London University: Royal Holloway and Bedford New College
Document reference: AR500/4; 12; 22
Other information: Handlist 'Royal Holloway College Archives: a guide' compiled by Derryan Paul, 1973

Letters (18) to M H Spielmann, 1892-1904
Held at: Manchester University: John Rylands Library
Document reference: Eng MS 1302
Comments: Access by appointment only

Letters (18) to M H Spielmann, 1892-1904
Held at: Manchester University: John Rylands Library
Document reference: Eng MSS 1302
Comments: Handlist available. Access by appointment

Letter from Briton Riviere, 23 January 1913
Held at: Oxford University: Ashmolean Museum, Print Room
Document reference: WA
Comments: Presented by Mrs H M Thompson, 1960

Letter to Mr Paget, 8 April 1909
Held at: Oxford University: Ashmolean Museum, Print Room
Document reference: WA
Comments: Presented by Mrs H M Thompson

Letter from Beaumaris to state the price of work as 525, 4/8/1891
Held at: Torquay Museum
Document reference: AR.1567
Comments: Papers listed

Autograph signature with press cutting containing photograph, 1895
Held at: Victoria & Albert Museum, National Art Library
Document reference: MSL/1985/8/134
Comments: Access by appointment

Letter from, to Luke Fildes, 1911
Held at: Victoria & Albert Museum, National Art Library
Document reference: MSL/1972/6973/32
Comments: Access by appointment

Letters (15) from, mostly to unnamed recipients, 1867-1895
Held at: Victoria & Albert Museum, National Art Library
Document reference: MSL/1979/7461/369-75, 377-8, 380, 382-8; MSL/1977/2303
Comments: Access by appointment

Letters (3) from, to Frank Holl and his widow, 1881, 1888-1889
Held at: Victoria & Albert Museum, National Art Library
Document reference: MSL/1979/7461/374, 376, 379
Comments: Access by appointment

Letters (8) from, to Isidore Spielmann, 1897-1914
Held at: Victoria & Albert Museum, National Art Library
Document reference: MSL/1999/2/2004-6, 2008-12
Comments: Access by appointment

Letters from, to Sir Herbert Jekyll (2), H M Cundall (1), with biographical notes on Riviere, and W Benson (3 items), 1874-1901
Held at: Victoria & Albert Museum, National Art Library
Document reference: MSL/1917/229/223; MSL/1999/2/2007; MSL/1934/4195/43-44; MSL/1979/3232/1-3
Comments: Access by appointment


Date of creation: 07 November 2002, 14:42:55