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Edward Mewburn Walker (1857–1941), Provost (1930–1933)

© the artist's estate. Photo credit: The Queen's College, University of Oxford

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Edward Walker entered Queen's in 1876 and was a Fellow in 1881. He was Pro-Provost from 1927 to 1930. He had a reputation for giving the best lectures in Greek history in the University of his time.

The artist studied at Oxford and Regent’s Park Polytechnic School of Art and lived at Ambleside.

The Queen's College, University of Oxford





oil on canvas


H 60 x W 50 cm

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Acquisition method

presented by friends, 1929

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Inscription description

upper r.: D. H. Banner 1929


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