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      GB/NNAF/P8037
Dicksee, Sir Francis Bernard (1853-1928) Knight

Gender: Male

Other names
Frank Dicksee (Alternative name)

Functions, occupations and activities
Born in London (27 November 1853); studied in the studio of his father, a painter; studied at the Royal Academy Schools and was granted a studentship (1871); exhibited at the Royal Academy (from 1876); also worked as illustrator for Cassell's magazine, Cornhill magazine, the Graphic and others (1870s); elected ARA (1881), RA (1891), and PRA (1924); knighted (1925); KVCO (1927); died in London (17 October 1928)

Thesaurus
GENRE PAINTERS
ILLUSTRATORS
PAINTERS
PORTRAITISTS

Relationships
Family relationship with Dicksee, Margaret Isabel (1858-1903)
Sister


Archival Resources
Number noted: 16

Letter to G Ross, 1919
Held at: Leeds University Library, Special Collections
Other information: Library Publications No. 3
Comments: Access by appointment

Letters (14) to Sir Edmund Gosse, and one, 1919, to a G Ross, 1883-1926
Held at: Leeds University Library, Special Collections
Document reference: Library Publications no 3
Comments: Access by appointment only

Letters (3) to Clement King Shorter,,, 3/2/1911 - 24/4/1925
Held at: Leeds University Library, Special Collections
Document reference: BC. Shorter correspondence
Comments: Access by appointment

Letter to Samuel Barnett,
Held at: London Metropolitan Archives
Document reference: LMA/4266/A/124

Letters (2) mainly to C J Pooley, Manchester Art Gallery, 1886-1888
Held at: Manchester University: John Rylands Library
Document reference: Eng MSS 1226
Comments: Handlist available. Access by appointment

Letters to Manchester Art Gallery, 1877-95
Held at: Manchester University: John Rylands Library
Document reference: Eng MS 1226
Comments: Access by appointment only

Letter to J T Moloney, nd
Held at: Oxford University: Ashmolean Museum, Print Room
Document reference: WA
Comments: Presented by Mrs H M Thompson, 1960

Letter to Lady Paget, 1 June 1893
Held at: Oxford University: Ashmolean Museum, Print Room
Document reference: WA
Comments: Presented by Mrs H M Thompson, 1960

Staff records Queen's College, London, 1875
Held at: Queen's College Library

Letter to Mrs. Pidgeon, 23/6/?
Held at: Torquay Museum
Document reference: AR.514
Comments: Papers listed

Letter relating to the relationship between work in the collection and that in the National Gallery's Chantrey Bequest, 22/12/1927
Held at: Towneley Hall Art Gallery and Museums
Comments: Access by appointment

Sketchbook of landscape and architecture studies, c1875-1877
Held at: Victoria & Albert Museum, Department of Designs, Prints and Drawings
Document reference: E.357-1935 ; 91.A.36

Correspondence (5 letters) with Sir Luke and Lady Fildes, 1902-1926
Held at: Victoria & Albert Museum, National Art Library
Document reference: MSL/1972/6973/10; MSL/1972/6974/41-44
Comments: Access by appointment

Letters (16) from, to various correspondents, 1878-1914, nd
Held at: Victoria & Albert Museum, National Art Library
Document reference: MSL/1934/4195/8; MSL/1979/7461/104-115; MSL/1980/107; MSL/1985/8/48-9
Comments: Access by appointment

Letters (18) from, to Isidore Spielmann, 1897-1914, nd
Held at: Victoria & Albert Museum, National Art Library
Document reference: MSL/1917/229/59; MSL/1999/2/641-657
Comments: Access by appointment

Letters (2) from, to Sir Edward Poynter, 1897
Held at: Victoria & Albert Museum, National Art Library
Document reference: MSL/1999/2/639-40
Comments: Access by appointment


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