George Selby (Biographical details)

George Selby (collector; British; Male; 1940 - 1949; active)

Also known as

Selby, George

Biography

Owner of a portrait by John Downman of Henry Collingwood Selby and his wife. Descended from this family. Sold the portrait at Christie's in 1940, eventually bought by Eric George Millar and bequethed to the British Museum.

Bibliography

Catalogue of Paintings and Drawings by John Downman in the Collection of Eric George Millar, No 17 (P&D Cc.2.21)
Sale Catalogue, Christie's London, 31 July 1940 (P&D B.5.14 (11))