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M. C. Oliver

Mervyn C. Oliver MBE (3 March 1886 - 10 December 1958) was a twentieth century British calligrapher and silversmith taught by Edward Johnston and an early Craft Member of the Society of Scribes and Illuminators (SSI). [1]

17 relations: Calligraphy, Central School of Art and Design, Chelsea College of Arts, Durham University, Edward Johnston, England, Eton College, London, Order of the British Empire, Royal College of Art, Saint Martin's School of Art, San Francisco Public Library, Silversmith, Society of Scribes & Illuminators, Sword of Stalingrad, United Kingdom, Victoria and Albert Museum.

Calligraphy

Calligraphy is a visual art related to writing.

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Central School of Art and Design

The Central School of Art and Design was a public school of fine and applied arts in London, England.

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Chelsea College of Arts

Chelsea College of Arts is a constituent college of the University of the Arts London based in London, UK, and is a leading British art and design institution with an international reputation.

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Durham University

Durham University (officially known as the University of Durham) is a collegiate research university in Durham, North East England.

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Edward Johnston

Edward Johnston, CBE (11 February 1872 – 26 November 1944) was a British craftsman who is regarded, with Rudolf Koch, as the father of modern calligraphy, in the particular form of the broad edged pen as a writing tool.

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England

England is a country that is part of the United Kingdom.

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Eton College

Eton College, often informally referred to simply as Eton, is an English boys' independent boarding school located in Eton, Berkshire, near Windsor.

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London

London is the capital and most populous city of England and the United Kingdom.

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Order of the British Empire

The Most Excellent Order of the British Empire is the "order of chivalry of British democracy", rewarding contributions to the arts and sciences, work with charitable and welfare organisations and public service outside the Civil Service.

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Royal College of Art

The Royal College of Art or RCA is a public research university in London, in the United Kingdom.

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Saint Martin's School of Art

Saint Martin's School of Art was an art college in London, England.

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San Francisco Public Library

The San Francisco Public Library is the public library system of the city of San Francisco.

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Silversmith

A silversmith is a craftsman who crafts objects from silver.

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Society of Scribes & Illuminators

The Society of Scribes & Illuminators is an organisation dedicated to the promotion and development of the arts of calligraphy and illumination.

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Sword of Stalingrad

The Sword of Stalingrad is a bejewelled ceremonial longsword specially forged and inscribed by command of George VI of the United Kingdom as a token of homage from the British people to the Soviet defenders of the city during the Battle of Stalingrad.

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United Kingdom

The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom (UK) or Britain, is a sovereign state in Europe.

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Victoria and Albert Museum

The Victoria and Albert Museum (often abbreviated as the V&A), London, is the world's largest museum of decorative arts and design, housing a permanent collection of over 4.5 million objects.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/M._C._Oliver

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