When the collector, George Ernest John Powell (1842–82), decided to bequeath his artworks, books, antiquities and curios to what was then the University College of Wales in Aberystwyth, he wrote to Principal Thomas Charles Edwards saying that it was all he possessed of ‘bigotry and virtue’. It is a curious turn of phrase to sum […]
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