Mrs John Bridge (Biographical details)

Mrs John Bridge (British; Female; 1872; active)

Also known as

Bridge, John

Biography

Presumably the widow of John Bridge (q.v.) whose collection of Indian sculpture was donated to the BM in 1872 on the death of his brother George. Listed as its donors are Mrs John Bridge, Miss Fanny Bridge (q.v.) and Mrs Edgar Baker (q.v.) (the latter two ladies, nieces of John Bridge).

Bibliography

Michael D. Willis, 'Sculpture from India', in A. W. Franks, '19th Century Collecting and the British Museum (ed. M. Caygill and J. Cherry), BMP, 1997 (pp. 250-261).