Artwork : ArchiveNo00004

Portrait of Thomas Bachelor 1861






Contributor Name Portsmouth City Museum
Contributor Image ros_web.jpg

Location Old Portsmouth
Collection Date 11.10.06
Artefact Name Portrait of Thomas Bachelor
Artefact Description Oil painting by Richard Poate of Portsmouth. Good condition. 1m x 75cm approx.
Artefact Date 1861
Artefact Stored Museum store
Artefact Form 0004_painting_thomas_bachelor.jpg
Artefact Image 004.jpg
Sample Taken Gesso, plaster and glue from frame
Sample Image

History of Artefact Thomas Bachelor was treasurer of the Beneficial Society of Portsmouth. This was the forerunner of Social Services, a foundation set up to relieve hardship, stress and education.
Historian Rosalinda Hardiman
Previous Owners Unknown
Special Memories The picture shows him holding a 20 note which was a lot of money! This emphasises his wealth and status.
Artwork Image 0004-painting.jpg



City Forensics Treasure Island - A Forensic Investigation of a City

Ideas, requests, problems regarding City Forensics? Send feedback

Copyright 2001-2021 © Seran Kubisa

Website Copyright 2006-2021 © Asitis Ltd