Portrait of John Plimmer

Artist
McMaster, James
Date
1900
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Description
Portrait presented to John Plimmer on his 88th birthday, by Premier Richard Seddon, at a ceremony presided over by the Mayor. Seddon called Plimmer 'the Father of Wellington' and hoped that when he passed away the painting would be in a prominent position so future citizens would remember someone who had done so much for Wellington.
Media
Oil on canvas
Measurements
hxw 1427 x 1020
framed: 1780 x 1370 x 90 approx
Registration number
ART00014

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