Author:SAMPSON, LOUISA HOLDSWORTH

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1920 ORIGINAL MANUSCRIPT DIARY OF NOTED ABSTRACT ARTIST ROGER HILTON'S MOTHER

By: SAMPSON, LOUISA HOLDSWORTH

Price: $2,285.99

Publisher: NORTHWOOD LONDON ENGLAND ST IVES CORNWALL, 1920

Seller ID: 0001497

Condition: Good


On offer is a densely written manuscript diary dated 1920 handwritten by Louisa Holdsworth Sampson, mother of artist Roger Hilton. Besides being a lovely account of daily life in a middle class family during the years immediately after the World War I in 1920 there is insight into the early life of Roger when he was still a child. [The book does not provide identification but this diary came from a larger archive providing provenance.] A total of 220 pages, the largish page a day, diary is over seventy percent full. Hilton came by his artistic abilities honestly as his mother trained as a pain... View more info