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'Sir Edward Clarke, Q.C.', c1899. Creator: Bassano Ltd.

'Sir Edward Clarke, Q.C.', c1899. Creator: Bassano Ltd.

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'Sir Edward Clarke, Q.C.', c1899. Portrait of British barrister and politician Sir Edward George Clarke(1841-1931), Solicitor-General in the Conservative government of 1886-1892. Clarke represented Oscar Wilde in his disastrous prosecution of the Marquess of Queensberry for libel, and he also represented the plaintiff in the 'baccarat case', in which he cross-examined the Prince of Wales (the future King Edward VII). From "Our Conservative and Unionist Statesmen", Volume II. [Newman, Graham & Co, London, c1899]


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Image Aliases

  1. 0580057681
  1. 2-709-280
  1. 2709280
  1. 2G

Maximum Image Size

Pixel Dimensions (W x H) : 5500x7131
File Size : 114904kb

Image Information

Creator
  1. Bassano Ltd, attributed to: British: Photographers
Subject
  1. Edward George Clarke: British: Barrister, politician, lawyer
People Related
  1. Oscar Wilde: Irish: Author, poet, playwright, wit, dramatist
Medium
  1. Photograph
Picture Type
  1. Portrait

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