Henry Edmeadas Baker (1905-1994) in his Robes as Master of the Worshipful Company of Plumbers

Muriel Bourne, Lady Wheeler (1888–1979)
National Trust Inventory Number 1411137

Category Art / Oil paintings
Date 1972
Materials Oil on canvas
Measurements 752 x 625 mm
Place of origin England
Collection Owletts, Kent
Not on show

Summary description

Oil painting on canvas, Henry Edmeadas Baker (1905-1994) in his Robes as Master of the Worshipful Company of Plumbers by Muriel Bourne, Lady Wheeler (1888–1979), 1972. A half-length portrait of Henry Baker, turned slightly to the left, gazing at the spectator, short grey hair and grey moustache, hands cross on his lap, wearing his black robes, with gold braiding and fur collar, white dress-shirt, white bow-tie and wearing his badge as Master of the Worshipful Company of Plumber. Initialled lower left. He was Master of the Company for the year 1971.

Provenance

On loan from a descendant of the sitter

Credit line

Owletts, The Baker Collection (National Trust)

Makers and roles

Muriel Bourne, Lady Wheeler (1888–1979), artist

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Periods 20th century (181502)
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Record Status

Enhanced

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