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Constantine Ionides © V&A

Wednesday 13 April 2022


Ludlow Methodist Church

Andrew Watson

Constantine Alexander Ionides, was a member of a Greek family who founded an exporting and financial business in Britain in the 19th Century. He was a friend of many contemporary artists and amassed an enormous collection of 1138 paintings, drawings and prints which he left to the V&A in 1901. His collection encompassed many periods but 19th Century French art was his especial interest.

Dr Andrew Watson is an independent art historian specialising in British collecting of 19th-century French Art on which he has lectured and published widely.

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