logo

Carlotta - the museum database

bild

Gunnis, Rupert

Object description
Rupert Forbes Gunnis (11 March 1899 – 31 July 1965) was an English collector and historian of British sculpture. He is best known for his Dictionary of British Sculptors 1660–1851, which "revolutionized the study of British sculpture, providing the foundation for all later studies on the subject".
Display name
Gunnis, Rupert
SMVK-EM - samma som
4535648
First Name
Rupert
Last Name
Gunnis
Time - Date of birth
1899-03-11
Time - Date of death
1965-07-31
Description, Swedish
Rupert Forbes Gunnis, född 11 mars 1899, död 31 juli 1965, var en engelsk samlare och historiker. Han var guvernör på Cypern och arbetade på museet i Nicosia 1932-1935.
Description
Rupert Forbes Gunnis (11 March 1899 – 31 July 1965) was an English collector and historian of British sculpture. He is best known for his Dictionary of British Sculptors 1660–1851, which "revolutionized the study of British sculpture, providing the foundation for all later studies on the subject".
Source - http
collections.smvk.se; id.loc.gov; wikidata.org
Source, Wikip. - is desc. by
en.wikipedia.org
Source, Viaf - same as
viaf.org
Source, Kulturnav - same as
kulturnav.org
Date - Registration
2020-06-11

Leave a comment

Here you can leave a comment. You have to supply an e-mail, an alias and you have to accept the agreements.