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us: Smith, Edwin, 1912-1971


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    • us: Smith, Edwin George Herbert, 1912-1971
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    • Birth Date

        19120515
    • Death Date

        19711229
  • Sources

    • found: His Phototips on cats and dogs ... 1938.
    • found: To Sicily with Edward Barden, 1998 : Title page (drawings of Sicily by ... Edwin Smith).
    • found: Cambridge University Archives Finding Aid, Olive Cook Papers, viewed online December 15, 2014 : Content and context note (Olive Muriel Cook ... met Edwin Smith, whom she married in 1954 ... After their marriage they lived in Hampstead where they had a large circle of artist and writer friends. More joint books followed ... Sadly, Smith died of cancer at the early age of 59 ... she rallied and continued to further the reputation of her beloved husband, producing 'Edwin Smith: Photographs 1935-1971' in 1984, and continually promoting his work through exhibitions and in books of others). {http://janus.lib.cam.ac.uk/db/node.xsp?id=EAD%2FGBR%2F2911%2FPP%20Cook}
    • found: Wikipedia website, viewed online December 15, 2014 : Edwin Smith (photographer) page (Edwin George Herbert Smith (15 May 1912 - 29 December 1971) was an English photographer. He is best known for his distinctive vignettes of English gardens, landscapes, and architecture. On his own or in partnership with his wife, the artist and writer Olive Cook, he authored or contributed to numerous books during his lifetime and his photographs are still regularly used today).
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    • [Formerly on undifferentiated name record: [n 88629132]]
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    • 1980-04-08: new
    • 2014-12-16: revised
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