Art UK is the successor to Your Paintings. It is a joint initiative between the Public Catalogue Foundation (now known as Art UK), 3,000 museums and other art collections, and the BBC.

By using this website you are agreeing to the use of cookies. Please read our Use of Cookies policy.

Close

How you can use this image

Notes

Add or edit a note on this artwork that only you can see. You can find notes again by going to the ‘Notes’ section of your account.

This painting is a full-length portrait of Edward Wadham. It was presented by Mrs Wadham on 28th January 1921 in rememberence of the two occasions on which she had been Mayoress, 1878–1881 and 1919–1920. As well as serving as Mayor, Edward Wadham was the Duke of Buccleuch's agent in Barrow and a Conservative Councillor. He was also a director of the Barrow Steam Corn Mill.

Barrow-in-Furness Town Hall

Barrow-in-Furness

  • Date

    1878–1920

  • Medium

    oil on canvas

  • Measurements

    240.7 x 149.3 cm

  • Accession number

    TH.0003

  • Acquisition method

    gift from Mrs Wadham, 1921, not available at the time of photography

Tags

This artwork does not have any tags yet. You can help by tagging artworks on Tagger.

Barrow-in-Furness Town Hall

Duke Street, Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria LA14 2LD England

This venue is closed to the public.
View venue