Sir Sidney Colvin (1845 - 1927)

Born: 1845 | Died: 1927 | Grave: I 030 | Category: Literature

Literary and art critic, author of several books on Keats, Keeper of Prints and Drawings at British Museum. In 1903 married Frances, widow of Revd Albert Hurt Sitwell. They were both friends of Robert Louis Stevenson. Colvin brought the sickly Stevenson to Abernethy House, Mount Vernon on several occasions for a Hampstead health cure.

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