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Frank James (1821–1924), DL, JP

© the artist's estate. Photo credit: Staffordshire County Buildings Picture Collection

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Full-length, seated portrait of Frank James, Vice-Chairman of Staffordshire County Council from 1896 to 1900 and Chairman from 1900 to 1901. Born in Walsall, this portrait was painted during his 100th year.

Staffordshire County Buildings





oil on canvas


H 122 x W 91.5 cm

Accession number

PCF 23

Acquisition method

purchased by public subscription, 1921

Work type


Inscription description

F.M. Bennett 1921

Normally on display at

Staffordshire County Buildings

Martin Street, Stafford, Staffordshire ST16 2LH England

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