Arthur Morrison (Biographical details)

Arthur Morrison (author/poet; collector; journalist/critic; British; Male; 1863 - 1945)

Also known as

Morrison, Arthur

Biography

Novelist and journalist, best remembered for 'A Child of the Jago' (1896); his collection of Japanese and other prints was purchased by the British Museum in 1906, his collection of Japanese (and some Chinese) paintings [assembled with the assistance of Sir Harold Parlett, of the British embassy, Tokyo] was acquired in 1913, with further material bequeathed after his death.

Bibliography

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Arthur Morrison, 'The Painters of Japan' 2 vols. (T.C. & E.C. Jack, 1911)
小山騰「アーサー・モリソンと日本」『英学史研究』第27号 (1994年10月)