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Grinling Gibbons

Sculptor (4-Apr-1648 — 3-Aug-1721)


David Esterly. Grinling Gibbons and the Art of Carving. Henry N. Abrams. 1998. 223pp.

David Green. Grinling Gibbons: His Work as Carver and Statuary, 1648-1721. London: Country Life Limited. 1964. 207pp.

Frederick Oughton. Grinling Gibbons & the English Woodcarving Tradition. Stobart. 1979. 224pp.


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  5. Encyclopaedia Britannica 11th Edition

  6. Chambers Biographical Dictionary, 5th Edition (p.584)

  7. Hutchinson Paperback Dictionary of Biography (p.202)

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