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James Leathart fonds
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- Leathart, James
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13 cm of textual records
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James Leathart and his wife were leading patrons of the Pre-Raphaelites. They were influenced to collect Pre-Raphaelite paintings by William Bell Scott who was director of the Newcastle School of Design (1943-1864).
Scope and content
The fonds consists of approximately 400 incoming letters from the Pre-Raphaelites (such as Ford Madox Brown, William Bell Scott, and D.G. Rossetti) and other nineteenth century artists to James Leathart and his wife (1853-1896).
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Please note material in this fonds will be provided one file at a time.
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Inventory available. PDF document attached.