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Thomas Arthur Highton, ??-??

Nationality: British
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T. Arthur Highton was the Secretary of the Piccadilly Art Galleries Company.

Life:

The Piccadilly Art Galleries Company had their premises at 8 Adelphi Terrace and subsequently at Princes' Hall, Piccadilly. Richard D'Oyly Carte was in communication with Highton in 1885 on behalf of JW, when the hall was hired out for the evening of 20 February 1885 for JW's Ten O'Clock Lecture (see #04983).

Bibliography:

Times, Friday 8 October 1886, p. 3 (Piccadilly Gallery advert).