Robertson, W. Graham (Walford Graham), 1866-1948

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Epithet: painter and theatre designer

British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001039.0x000142

Walford Graham Robertson (1866-1948) was an English painter, writer, and collector of William Blake watercolors.

From the description of Papers of W. Graham Robertson, 1875-1948. (Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens). WorldCat record id: 122540425

Robertson was born on July 8, 1866; his works as as dramatic author include: Pinkie and the fairies (1908), A masque of May morning (1919), and a comic opera titled, The fountain of youth (1929); also wrote and illustrated several books, including: A masque of May morning, Gold, Frankincense and myrrh, The babies' day-book, The slippers of Cinderella, Old Chiddingfold, and The town of the Ford; died in 1948.

From the description of Papers, 1866-1953. (University of California, Los Angeles). WorldCat record id: 38928626

British artist, author, and collector of the works of William Blake.

From the description of Old English songs and dances : autograph manuscript with original watercolor drawings by Robertson, [1902?]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 426955655

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Robertson was born on July 8, 1866; his works as a dramatic author include: Pinkie and the fairies (1908), A masque of May morning (1919), and a comic opera titled, The fountain of youth (1929); also wrote and illustrated several books, including: A masque of May morning, Gold, Frankincense and myrrh, The babies' day-book, The slippers of Cinderella, Old Chiddingfold, and The town of the Ford ; died in 1948.

From the guide to the W. Graham Robertson Papers, 1866-1953, (University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Dept. of Special Collections.)

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referencedIn Albert Stephens Borgman autograph collection, 1600-1950. Houghton Library
referencedIn James Lewis May Papers, 1814-1963, (bulk 1926-1940) William Andrews Clark Memorial Library, UCLA
referencedIn Oscar Wilde and his Literary Circle Collection: Correspondence, 1819, 1849-1957, 1962 William Andrews Clark Memorial Library, UCLA
creatorOf Pearson, Hesketh, 1887-1964,. Letters : concerning Oscar Wilde, [1882]-1945 (bulk 1943-1945). Rosenbach Museum & Library
referencedIn Sir William Rothenstein correspondence and other papers, 1887-1957. Houghton Library
creatorOf Robertson, W. Graham (Walford Graham), 1866-1948. Autograph letter signed : Witley, Surrey, to Mrs. Cobden Sanderson, [no year] Jan 20. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Christ, Robert Wilson. Robert W. Christ papers, 1922-1952. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
creatorOf Robertson, W. Graham (Walford Graham), 1866-1948. Old English songs and dances : autograph manuscript with original watercolor drawings by Robertson, [1902?]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Vol. CXXIX. n.d.Sir Herbert Beerbohm Tree, actor-manager: Robert Baldwin Ross, literary executor of Oscar Wilde: Letters to Robert Baldwin Ross from Sir Herbert Beerbohm Tree: 1911-1918, n.d.: Partly typewritten.Sir Max Beerbohm, author and cartoonis... British Library
creatorOf Robertson, W. Graham (Walford Graham), 1866-1948,. Autograph letters signed from W. Graham Robertson, Sidmouth, to John Lane [manuscript], 19th-20th century. Folger Shakespeare Library
referencedIn The Gordon Bottomley Papers, 1773, 1831-1958, nd British Library: Western Manuscripts
referencedIn Alexander Woollcott correspondence, ca. 1856-1943 (inclusive), 1920-1943 (bulk). Houghton Library
creatorOf Robertson, W. Graham (Walford Graham), 1866-1948,. Autograph letters signed from Graham Robertson, London and Sandhills, Witley, Godalming, to various people [manuscript], [1892-1895]. Folger Shakespeare Library
creatorOf Robertson, W. Graham (Walford Graham), 1866-1948. The baby's day book for a woman of four : being songs of the day, the dusk and the dark : manuscript, ca. 1907. Houghton Library
creatorOf Robertson, W. Graham (Walford Graham), 1866-1948. Papers of W. Graham Robertson, 1875-1948. Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens
creatorOf Correspondence with Graham Robertson, 1921-1948 British Library
referencedIn Lunt, Alfred. Alfred Lunt and Lynn Fontanne papers, 1838-1983. Wisconsin Historical Society, Newspaper Project
creatorOf W. Graham Robertson Papers, 1866-1953 University of California, Los Angeles. Library Special Collections.
creatorOf Robertson, W. Graham (Walford Graham), 1866-1948. Papers, 1866-1953. University of California, Los Angeles
creatorOf Grahame, Kenneth, 1907-1931. Letters by Kenneth Grahame to W. Graham Robertson, 1907-1931. Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens
referencedIn Alexander Woollcott correspondence, ca. 1856-1943 (inclusive), 1920-1943 (bulk). Houghton Library
creatorOf Robertson, W. Graham (Walford Graham), 1866-1948. A year of songs for a baby in a garden : manuscript, ca. 1906. Houghton Library
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Place Name Admin Code Country
England
Great Britain
United States
Subject
Set designers
Songs, English
Actors
Art collectors
Artists
Authors, English
Authors, English
Children's literature
Dramatists, English
Occupation
Dramatists, English
Activity

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Birth 1866-07-08

Death 1948-09-04

Britons

English

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