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date: 23 February 2020

Colvin, Sir Sidneylocked

(1845–1927)
  • Ernest Mehew

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Colvin, Sir Sidney (1845–1927), art and literary scholar and museum administrator, was born at Norwood, Surrey, on 18 June 1845, the youngest of the three children (all sons) who survived infancy of Bazett David Colvin (1805–1871), East India merchant, and his wife, Mary Steuart (1821–1902)...

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Cambridge University Library
Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge
National Library of Scotland, Edinburgh
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