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William Permain, 1840/1841-1910

Nationality: British
Date of Birth: 1840/1841
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Date of Death: 1910.05.05
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Identity:

William Permain was an art dealer.

Life:

William Permain was an art dealer. He originally came from Liverpool. He was in business as a dealer in Pall Mall Court from the 1860s, and went into partnership with the print dealer T. McLean in King Street; he was a member of the Printsellers Association. He specialised in early English watercolours and in the Norwich School. He died aged 69 on 5 May 1910.

Bibliography:

Times, London, Friday 6 May 1910, p. 11.