Item 001/12 - Gilbert de Lacy Lacy by J. Carpenter

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GB 2014 WS-03-PIC-001/12


Gilbert de Lacy Lacy by J. Carpenter


  • Mid 19th Century (Creation)

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1 item, Watercolour

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In the sitter's collection and that of his daughter, Miss Augusta M. de Lacy Lacy; given by her to the school in 1961.

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Scope and content

Three-quarters length portrait of Lacy as a Queen's Scholar; he is standing near a window, wearing a gown, a mortar board is beside him. In the background through a window can be seen the Hawksmoor Towers of the Abbey as they would appear from Victoria Street.

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Access to collection items is granted to bona-fide researchers, by prior appointment, subject to the overriding provisions of relevant legislation, including Data Protection.

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A reprographics service is available to researchers subject to the access restrictions outlined above. Copying will not be undertaken if there is any risk of damage to the item. Copies are supplied in accordance with Westminster School

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16" x 12"

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Westminster School Archive

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  • English


  • Latin


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