Document ReferenceOs C 579
TitleNotes by Miss I.G. Bridgeman Simpson, Bilton Hall, Rugby, Warwickshire sent to J.E. Denison concerning pictures at Bilton Hall; n.d. [1853-63]
Extent3 ff
Content DescriptionStates that pictures at Bilton Hall were collected by [Joseph] Addison and bequeathed to Lady Warwick and her daughter Charlotte Addison; they were then inherited by John B[ridgeman] Simpson of Babworth; lists paintings and artists; comments especially on Van Dyke's portrait of Charles I.

Relates to Os C 579.

Dated from bundle.
Termart, paintings, Van Dyke
art, artists
legal business, inheritances

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA10139Addison; Joseph (1672-1719); Mr; essayist and statesman1672-1719
NA10134Van Dyck; Anthony (1599-1641); Sir; Flemish painter1599-1641
NA7566Charles I (1600-1649); King of England Scotland and Ireland; (succeeded 1625)1600-1649
NA10140Addison; Charlotte (-1731); Countess of Warwick; née Middleton wife of 6th Earl and Joseph Addison-1731
NA10141Addison; Charlotte (1719-1797); Miss; daughter of Joseph Addison1719-1797
NA7880Simpson; John (1763-1850); Mr; Hon. John Simpson formerly Bridgeman; son of 1st Baron Bradford1763-1850
NA9848Simpson; Isabella G. Bridgeman (fl 1840-1860); Missfl 1840-1860
NA199Denison; J. Evelyn (1800-1873); 1st Viscount Ossington; M.P. Speaker of House of Commons 1857-72 created Viscount Ossington 18721800-1873
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