Letters to Sir Isidore Spielmann

Scope and Content

Letters to Isidore Spielmann from British artists and architects, mainly concerning the loan of works of art to international exhibitions.

Administrative / Biographical History

Sir Isidore Spielmann (1854-1925) was an art expert. Details are given in Who Was Who.

Access Information

Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see http://www.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/specialcollections).

Acquisition Information

The letters were given to the Library by Sir Isidore Spielmann in 1917.


Collection level description created by Emily Tarrant, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.

Other Finding Aids

M. Clapinson and T.D. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. I, nos. 45134-5.