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Detail from painting

Detail from painting


Detail of Henry Overton Wills III, 1828-1911, from a 1930 painting entitled Some Who Made Bristol Famous by Ernest Board. Wills was a tobacco manufacturer and benefactor of the University of Bristol. The tobacco processed in his factories were grown by slaves on American plantations.

Creator: Ernest Board

Date: 1930

Copyright: Copyright BCC Museum

Object ID:K917

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