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Author White, Eirene, author

Title The ladies of Gregynog / by Eirene White
Published [Cardiff, Wales] : The University of Wales Press, 2011


Description 1 online resource (58 pages) : illustrations
Summary This is the story of Gwendoline and Margaret Davies, whose grandfather was a millionaire railway contractor and bridge builder, and who inherited half a million pounds each. Unique among their wealthy contemporaries, the two sisters devoted their large fortune to fostering the culture of their native Wales. In 1920 they bought Gregynog, with the intention of establishing a craft commune but in the event it became a centre devoted to music, printing and sculpture
Notes Print version record
SUBJECT Davies, Gwendoline Elizabeth, approximately 1882-1951 -- Art patronage
Davies, Margaret Sidney, 1884-1963 -- Art patronage
Davies, Gwendoline Elizabeth, approximately 1882-1951. fast (OCoLC)fst01815077
Davies, Margaret Sidney, 1884-1963. fast (OCoLC)fst00169203
Subject National Museum of Wales.
SUBJECT National Museum of Wales. fast (OCoLC)fst00546851
Subject Painting -- Private collections -- Wales -- Cardiff
ART / Performance
ART / Reference
Art patronage.
Painting -- Private collections.
Wales -- Cardiff.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780708324066