Portait of Thomas W. Lamont (1870-1948)

Object Number: 
1990.1.213
Date: 
1936
Medium: 
Graphite on notepad paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 x 5 in. ( 17.8 x 12.7 cm )
Marks: 
signature and date: lower left: "Wm H Walker / Oct 20/36" inscription: lower right: "Thomas W. Lamont"
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower left in graphite: "Wm H Walker / Oct 20/36"; signed by sitter at lower right: "Thomas W. Lamont"
Description: 
Portrait
Gallery Label: 
A banker and financier, the subject became vice-president of the First National Bank in 1909 and a partner in J. P. Morgan and Co. in 1911. He remained with the latter firm until his retirement, becoming chairman of the board upon the death of J. P. Morgan, Jr., in 1943.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Family of William Henry Walker
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group