Gibson, Benjamin

ARCHAEOLOGIST, SCHOLAR (WALES)
BORN 1811, Conway - DIED 13 Aug 1851, Bagni di Lucca, Toscana
GRAVE LOCATION Bagni di Lucca, Toscana: Cimitero degli Inglesi, Via Letizia

Benjamin Gibson was the younger brother of the sculptors John Gibson (1790-1866) and Solomon Gibson (1796-1866). They were close and lived together at Rome and Lucca for fourteen years. Benjamin Gibson wrote articles for English antiquarian publications and he was a member of the British Archaological Association of London. He died in Bagni di Lucca, aged only 40. His tomb was designed by his brother John.

Related persons
• is brother/sister of Gibson, John
• has grave monument designed by Gibson, John

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The grave of Benjamin Gibson at the Cimitero degli Inglesi, Bagna di Lucca.
Picture by Androom (18 Feb 2018)

 


Gibson, John

Published: 27 Nov 2018
Last update: 27 Nov 2018