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Bernard Bolingbroke Woodward, 1816-1869

Nationality: English
Date of Birth: 1816.05.02
Place of Birth: Norwich
Date of Death: 1869.10.12
Place of Death: Royal Mews, Pimlico, London

Identity:

Bernard Bolingbroke Woodward was Librarian in Ordinary to the Queen at Windsor Castle.

Life:

Woodward was the founder of the Fine Arts Quarterly Review, which ran from May 1863 to June 1867, and for which W. M. Rossetti wrote. He was also a member of the Burlington Fine Arts Club, of which Whistler was a member until his resignation in 1867.

Bibliography:

Dictionary of National Biography, Oxford, 2004.