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Author photo. George Grantham Bain Collection, <br>LoC Prints and Photographs Division<br> (LC-DIG-ggbain-38115)

George Grantham Bain Collection,
LoC Prints and Photographs Division

Sidney Colvin (1845–1927)

Author of Keats

Includes the names: Sidney Colvin, Sir Sidney Colvin, Sir Sidney Colvin, Sir Sidney Colvin, Edited by Sidney Colvin

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Colvin was knighted in 1911. Below is the report on New Years Honours from The Times of London (page 10, col B; January 02, 1911; Issue 39471):

"Sidney Colvin, Esq., D.Litt

Keeper of Prints and Drawings at the British Museum since 1884 and member of many learned bodies. Slade Professor of Fine Art at Cambridge from 1873 to 1895, author of several publications on literature and the fine arts and contributor to the "Encyclopædia Britannica" and "Dictionary of National Biography."
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