UNIVERSITY of GLASGOW

The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler

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Edward Hamilton Bell, 1857-1929

Nationality: British
Date of Birth: 1857
Place of Birth:
Date of Death: 1929
Place of Death:

Identity:

Edward Hamilton Bell was an artist, writer, actor and stage designer. He was the son of Robert Courtney Bell and Clara Poynter.

Life:

He may have known JW in the mid-seventies, since his name appears in an address book (#12714).

Bibliography:

UK census 1881; Holland, Merlin and Rupert Hart-Davis (eds), The Complete Letters of Oscar Wilde, London, 2000.