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      GB/NNAF/P9077
Egley, William (1798-1870) 

Gender: Male

Functions, occupations and activities
Painter ; born in Doncaster ; self-taught ; exhibited at the Royal Academy, London (1824 onwards) and Society of British Artists ; died at home, 8 Montagu Street, Portman Square, London (19 March 1870)

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Archival Resources
Number noted: 2

Correspondence (32 items), mostly referring to sittings; also biographical notes on Egley and his father, and satirical bill, and his diaries (8), 1825-56
Held at: Victoria & Albert Museum, National Art Library
Document reference: MSL/1940/480-8
Comments: Access by appointment only

MSS catalogue (4 vols) of pictures, drawings and designs by him, with letters, press cuttings and photographs inserted, by unknown compiler, 1840-1908
Held at: Victoria & Albert Museum, National Art Library
Document reference: MSL/1940/476-479
Comments: Access by appointment


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