John Moyr Smith

Born: 12 March 1839 in Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
Died: 01 December 1912
Nationality: British
Biography
Scottish architect and designer. He was involved with the following buildings: Overtoun House, Dumbarton (1859) and Stirling Library, Glasgow (1863). He published four important books: 'Studies for Pictures: A Medley' (1868); 'Album of Decorative Figures' (1882); 'Ancient Greek Female Costume' (1882); and 'Ornamental Interiors, Ancient and Modern' (1888). He also illustrated a great many others: a comprehensive list is given in Stapleton. He published four important books: 'Studies for Pictures: A Medley' (1868); 'Album of Decorative Figures' (1882); 'Ancient Greek Female Costume' (1882); and 'Ornamental Interiors, Ancient and Modern' (1888) and illustrated a great many others.
 
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Smith, John Moyr   Ancient Greek female costume : Illustrated by one hundred and twelve plates and numerous smaller illustrations. With explanatory letterpress, and descriptive passages from the works of Homer, Hesiod, Herodotus, Æschylus, Euripedes, Aristophanes, Theocritus, Xenophon, Lucian, and other Greek authors / selected by J. Moyr Smith. - London 1882   
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