Yours truly, T.C. Baring April 30. 1859. [facsimile signature]
Hullmandel & Walton, Lithog.s
Tinted lithograph, rare. Printed area 390 x 250mm (15¼ x 9¾"). Some surface soiling.
Thomas Charles Baring (1831-91), a partner in the Baring Brothers bank, Conservative MP for Essex South 1874-85 and the City of London 1887-91. When the Panic of 1890 pushed Barings to the brink of bankruptcy he returned to business life to help reorganize the partnership as a limited liability company, and served as one of its Managing Directors until his death.
[Ref: 32717] £160.00