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(Chester Beatty Library)

Sir Alfred Chester Beatty

New York 1875 - Monte Carlo, Monaco 1968
Irish-American mining magnate and millionaire; collector of Oriental art and books, he bequeathed the Chester Beatty Biblical Papyri to the British Museum and the Chester Beatty Library to Dublin.
(Wikipedia)
Carolyn Mulholland
1996

Dublin - Baile Átha Cliath /  Sir Alfred Chester Beatty   Dublin - Baile Átha Cliath /  Sir Alfred Chester Beatty

Description

Bronze bust in the hall of the Library.

Inscription(s)

Sir Alfred Chester Beatty
1875-1968
Presented by
The Friends of the Chester Beatty Library
March 1996

Dublin - Baile Átha Cliath / Sir Alfred Chester Beatty

Sculptor

Tags

Location (N 53°20'31" - W 6°16'2")

Item Code: ie079; Photograph: 13 June 2014
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