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us: James, Philip, 1901-1974


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  • Scheme Membership(s)

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  • Fuller Name

    • Philip Brutton
  • Variants

    • us: James, Philip Brutton, 1901-1974
    • us: Jeimuzu, Firippu Buraton, 1901-1974
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1901-10-31
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1974-04-29
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Great Britain
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Royal Academy of Arts (Great Britain)
        • Organization: (naf) Arts Council of Great Britain
        • Organization: (naf) Victoria and Albert Museum
    • Organization

        (naf) Royal Academy of Arts (Great Britain)
    • Organization

        (naf) Arts Council of Great Britain
    • Organization

        (naf) Victoria and Albert Museum
    • Gender

        male
    • Associated Language

        eng
  • Exact Matching Concepts from Other Schemes

  • Earlier Established Forms

      James, Philip Brutton, 1901-1974James, Philip Brutton,1901-1974
  • Sources

    • found: His Early keyboard instruments ... 1930.
    • found: OCLC, Mar. 17, 2010 (usage: Philip James [predom.]; Firippu Buraton Jeimuzu)
    • found: Victoria and Albert Museum, via WWW, Mar. 17, 2010: staff obituaries (Philip James, b. Oct. 31, 1901; d. Apr. 29, 1974)
    • found: BL letter from author, pre-20 Oct. 1988 (Philip Brutton James, born 31 October 1901)
    • found: The Times (London, England), 1 May 1974: obituary (Philip James; Philip Brutton James; born 31 October 1901, died [29 April] 1974; was Librarian of the Royal Academy from 1969; earlier, he had a long association with the Arts Council and its predecessot CEMA, as art director; in 1925, he joined the staff of the Victoria and Albert Museum Library, of which he was appointed Keeper in 1936; after leaving the Arts Council in 1958, he became director of Waddesdon Manor in Buckinghamshire; he was the author of "Early keyboard instruments", "Children's books of yesterday", "English book illustration 1800-1900", and books on Van Gogh and Henry Moore)
  • Editorial Notes

    • [Not to be confused with the composer: James, Philip, 1890-]
  • Change Notes

    • 1980-06-09: new
    • 2015-12-01: revised
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