His uncle, the Hon. John Brodrick, was ‘probably a trustee for the marriage settlement of his niece Frances Anne Brodrick and her husband Inigo Thomas, who claimed as owner’. (UCL Department of History, ‘Hon. John Brodrick’, in UCL Department of History (ed.), Legacies of British Slave-ownership [online], London 2020, <https://www.ucl.ac.uk/lbs/person/view/1299> accessed 23 June 2021.)
This person is the subject of ongoing research. We have started by researching their relationship to the enslavement of people.
No known connections with abolition.
National Gallery painting connections
Former owner: NG purchased from Brodrick in 1851: NG221.
History of Parliament Trust (ed.), The History of Parliament: British Political, Social & Local History, London 1964-, https://www.historyofparliamentonline.org/
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