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The Emma Holt bequest, Liverpool. Sudley. Illustrated catalogue and history of the house.

Liverpool, “published by order of the City Council” 1971.

Reference: 11012
Price: £12 [convert currency]

Full Description

8vo. 84pp, 64 photo ills on plates, 1 other tipped-in photo illustration. Publisher’s pictorial wrappers. Jill Allibone’s copy.

Catalogue of the collection of eighteenth and nineteenth century British paintings formed by the Liverpool shipowner George Holt (1825-1896), bequeathed to Liverpool City Council by his daughter in 1944. The bequest included Holt’s early nineteenth century villa, in which the picture collection still hangs.