Art collector and member of the Burlington Fine Art Club.
This person is the subject of ongoing research. We have started by researching their relationship to the enslavement of people.
No known connections with slavery.
No known connections with abolition.
National Gallery painting connections
Former owner: NG purchased at auction (Barker sale) in 1874: NG904–916. Additionally, the following paintings were formerly in the Barker Collection and were acquired by the Gallery before or since the 1874 sale: NG667–669, NG2082, NG3929.
anon., 'Barker, Alexander', in J. Turner et al. (eds), Grove Art Online, Oxford 1998-, https://doi.org/10.1093/gao/9781884446054.article.T006390
Checked and found — Item on publisher's website
History of Parliament Trust (ed.), The History of Parliament: British Political, Social & Local History, London 1964-, https://www.historyofparliamentonline.org/
Checked and not found — Item on publisher's website