The sitter was a Bolton architect and lifelong friend of William Lever (Lord Leverhulme). He worked on many projects commissioned by his friend including Port Sunlight and the restoration of Hall i' th' Wood.
Where to see this painting?
Hall i' th' Wood Museum
Off Crompton Way, Bolton, Greater Manchester, England, BL1 8UA
If you are planning a visit to see this painting, check with the collection first. Paintings can be moved at short notice.