Acknowledgements page

The Archibald Knox Forum (AKForum) wishes to thank the following groups, people and organisations for all their help, encouragement and for kindly giving permission to AK Forum to use their images, descriptions and expertise.

Without their collective support the AKForum would not have come about, or continued to flourish.

Dr. Stephen A Martin for help, advice and encouragement.

Anthony Bernbaum of The Peartree Collection.

Gavin Morgan of Morgan Strickland Decorative Arts.

Aces Multimedia, India for stepping in at the last minute to design the website.

Alan E. Kelly of Mannin Collections Limited for his material and advice.

Andrew Barton (photographer).

A team of friends for translating The Archibald Knox Forum flyer in order to contact foreign enthusiasts.


Braddan Commissioners for opening up the Cronkbourne Village house where Archibald Knox was born.

City of Westminster Archives

Culture Vannin.

Dallas Museum of Art.

David Lockwood for images and help with Instagram.

Dawson’s Auctioneers.

Professor Eli Talmor, Israel for unprecedented access to, and information about Knox clocks.

Eva Salvoltova (photographer).

Florin Decorative Arts.

The Gooday Gallery.

Halls Auction Group (Shropshire).

Historic Design New York.

Juan Vernon.

Julie and David Quine for information on All Saints’ Lonan Church and Canon John Quine.

Julie Marshall for photographs of her Knox sketches.

Kingham & Orme Auctioneers.

Kingston Museum, London

Lempertz Auctioneers.

Liberty & Co. London.

Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA).

Lyon and Turnbull Auctioneers.

Mallams Auctioneers, Oxford.

Manx National Heritage (including the internet link to

Mellors and Kirk Auctioneers.

Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.

Mike Weedon.

Minneapolis Institute of Arts.

Murray’s Auctioneers, Isle of Man.

Museum of Domestic Design & Architecture (MoDA), London.

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.

Museum of Fine Arts, Houston.

Museum of Modern Art, New York.

Patch Rogers.

Philadelphia Museum of Art.

Rago Arts and Auctions

Style Antiques.

Sue Burnham.

Tadema Gallery.

The Manx Museum.

The owners of “Brookville” and “Brookdale.” They stand on the property bought by Knox in 1901.

Titus Omega.

Toomey & Co., Auctioneers.

Val Caine (freelance writer).

Van den Bosch.

Victoria and Albert Museum, London.

Willingham Auctions.

Woolley and Wallis Auctioneers.

Several private collectors.

All those who have attended the drop – in centre events and/or have joined the groups on visits to various sites of Knox interest.

All the groups that have requested talks on, films about, and exhibitions of Knox’s life and work.

All those who have indicated they wish to become members from 2018.

If anyone feels that they have been omitted, please contact us at and the situation will be rectified.