Joseph Lilly (Biographical details)

Joseph Lilly (British; Male; 1804 - 1870)

Also known as

Lilly, Joseph

Address

(from Phillip Harris, 'British Museum Library' 1998, p.144 fn) Museum Street King Street, Covent Garden) (1854) Pall Mall Bedford Street New Street

Biography

Major bookseller and supplier to the BM. A posthumous sale of his prints at Sotheby's, 27.iii.1871 (PD Sc.A.3.44/4), and of his books in a long sale in June 1871. The BM purchased numerous prints (registered 1871,0812.88 to 700) at the latter sale.