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Yeats, W. B. (William Butler), 1865-1939

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1865 - 1939

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Claud Lovat Fraser and Grace Crawford Lovat Fraser collections

 Collection
Identifier: BMC-M25
Overview Claud Lovat Fraser was born in London on May 15, 1890 to Florence Margaret Fraser, an amateur artist, and Claud Fraser, a city solicitor. He became a clerk at his father's law firm but left in 1911 to seriously pursue art. In 1914, Fraser enlisted with the Inns of Court Officer Training Corps and was quickly commissioned to the 14th Battalion of the Durham Light Infantry. He suffered from poor health and was eventually discharged in 1919. In 1916, he met Grace Crawford and the two were married...
Dates: 1906 - 1923

Pamela Colman Smith collection, 1896-1900

 Collection
Identifier: BMC-M47
Overview Pamela Colman Smith was an author, illustrator and stage designer. Born in London, she spent most of her youth in England and Jamaica. She was educated at the Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, which she left in 1897. In 1898, she moved to New York City, where she began selling her illustrations and exhibiting her work in galleries. She returned to England in 1900, where she designed sets for the London stage, and continued to exhibit her artwork. A significant part of Smith's career consisted of...
Dates: 1896 - 1900