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Life Of Robert Napier Of West Shandon

by James Napier

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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages354
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10570820M
ISBN 100548260567
ISBN 109780548260562

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Catalogue Of The Works Of Art Forming The Collection Of Robert Napier, Of West Shandon, Dumbartonshire Author: NAPIER (Robert).

Early life. Robert Napier was born in Dumbarton at the height of the Industrial Revolution, to James and Jean was of a line of esteemed bell-wrights, blacksmiths, and engineers, with a brother (also named Robert) who served as blacksmith for the Duke of Argyll at Inveraray Castle.

Napier was educated at the burgh school where he took an interest in drawing, which reflected in his. James Napier: Life of Robert Napier of West Shandon.

Publisher: William Blackwood and sons, Edinburgh and London APPENDIX – I. Copy of original contract for first Cunard steamers, 18th March in: Life of Robert Napier of West Shandon. By James Napier APPENDIX – II. West Shandon was completed by and many visitors to the area were welcomed there by the tall, distinguished figure of Robert Napier.

It was his custom, unusual to the point of eccentricity in the formal Victorian era, to greet all his female visitors with a.

James Napier has 61 books on Goodreads with ratings. James Napier’s most popular book is Folk Lore Superstitious Beliefs in the West of Scotland with. Robert Cornelis Napier, 1st Baron Napier of Magdala GCB GCSI FRS (6 December – 14 January ) was a British Indian Army officer.

He fought in the First Anglo-Sikh War and the Second Anglo-Sikh War before seeing action as chief engineer during the second relief of Lucknow in March during the Indian Rebellion of He also served in the Second Opium War as commander of the 2nd Commands: Bombay Army.

Catalogue of the Works of Art forming the Collection of Robert Napier of West Shandon, Dumbartonshire. Mainly compiled by J C Robinson, FSA, privately printed, London, This catalogue was prepared and printed for the use of the owner of the collection and also for presentation to his friends, as a souvenir of his art gatherings.

Messrs Robert Napier and Sons was a famous firm of Clyde shipbuilders and marine engineers at Govan, Glasgow founded by Robert Napier in It was moved to Govan for more space in His sons James and John were taken into partnership in The whole Clyde, every engineer and shipbuilder in it, was considered to have benefitted from the firm's achievements and celebrity.

By the s. In he married his cousin Isabella, daughter of John Napier and sister of David. His sons James Robert and John were taken into partnership in He owned a country estate at West Shandon, and was a prolific collector of works of art and of pottery, his.

Of particular interest are the many references to Robert Napier (of West Shandon), "The Father of Clyde Shipbuilding", and his cousin and brother-in-law, David Napier, who were instrumental in starting the great shipbuilding tradition on the Clyde. Dr Patrick Napier of Virginia and Related Families.

Resources by Robert Napier (1) Catalogue of the works of art forming the collection of Robert Napier, of West Shandon, Dumbartonshire: Mainly compiled by J.C.

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In his book ‘Life of Robert Napier of West Shandon House’, James Napier wrote: “The most attractive part of the house was the museum and picture-gallery, where was to be found one of the finest amateur collections in Scotland.” This included many typical examples of the early Italian, Dutch, and Flemish masters.