Profile Portrait of Thomas W. Lamont (1870-1948)

Object Number: 
1990.1.141
Date: 
1932
Medium: 
Graphite on notepad paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 7/8 x 5 5/16 in. ( 17.5 x 13.5 cm )
Marks: 
signature: lower left: "W.H.Walker" inscription and date: lower right: "To W H Walker / Thomas W. / Lamont / Jan 18 / '32"
Inscriptions: 
Signed at lower left in graphite: "W. H. Walker"; signed by sitter at lower right: "To Wm H Walker / Thomas W / Lamont / Jan 18 / '32"
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