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List of notable or famous art collectors from the United Kingdom, with bios and photos, including the top art collectors born in the United Kingdom and even some popular art collectors who immigrated to the United Kingdom. If you're trying to find out the names of famous British art collectors then this list is the perfect resource for you. These art collectors are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known art collector from the United Kingdom is included when available.

Examples of people on this list include Francis Seymour-Conway, 3rd Marquess of Hertford and Francis Seymour-Conway, 1st Marquess of Hertford.

This historic art collectors from the United Kingdom list can help answer the questions "Who are some British art collectors of note?" and "Who are the most famous art collectors from the United Kingdom?" These prominent art collectors of the United Kingdom may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected British art collectors.

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Edward James is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Art Collectors from the United Kingdom
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Edward William Frank James was a British poet known for his patronage of the surrealist art movement. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 77 (1907-1984)

Birthplace: England

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Francis Ingram-Seymour-Conway,... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Art Collectors from the United Kingdom
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Francis Ingram-Seymour-Conway, 2nd Marquess of Hertford KG, PC, PC, styled The Honourable Francis Seymour-Conway until 1750, Viscount Beauchamp between 1750 and 1793, and Earl of Yarmouth between 1793 and 1794, was a British peer and politician. He held seats in the parliaments of both Ireland and Great Britain, and served as Chief Secretary for Ireland under his father. He subsequently held positions in the Royal Household, including serving as Lord Chamberlain between 1812 and 1822. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 79 (1743-1822)

Birthplace: Europe, Eurasia, United Kingdom, London, England, + more

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Francis Seymour-Conway, 1st Ma... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Art Collectors from the United Kingdom
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Francis Seymour-Conway, 1st Marquess of Hertford KG, PC, PC was a British courtier and politician. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 76 (1718-1794)

Birthplace: Eurasia, Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea, United Kingdom, London, Chelsea, + more

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Francis Seymour-Conway, 3rd Ma... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Art Collectors from the United Kingdom
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Francis Charles Seymour-Conway, 3rd Marquess of Hertford KG, GCH PC, styled Viscount Beauchamp between 1793 and 1794 and Earl of Yarmouth between 1794 and 1822, was a British Tory politician and art collector. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 65 (1777-1842)

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