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Arthur James Balfour (1848–1930), 1st Earl of Balfour, Statesman

Photo credit: National Galleries of Scotland

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Arthur James Balfour was born in East Lothian and educated in England. He entered Parliament in 1874 and became leader of the House of Commons in 1891.

National Galleries of Scotland, Scottish National Portrait Gallery


Date

c.1920

Medium

oil on canvas

Measurements

H 142.2 x W 88.9 cm

Accession number

PG 1132

Acquisition method

presented by W. G. Gardiner and Sir Frederick C. Gardiner, 1930

Work type

Painting


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National Galleries of Scotland, Scottish National Portrait Gallery

1 Queen Street, Edinburgh EH2 1JD Scotland

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