Sir William Agnew, 1st Bt (1825-1910), Art dealer
Sitter in 3 portraits
William Agnew was the son of Thomas Agnew, a Manchester-based art dealer. He established the family firm as a leading international art dealership, trading as Thos. Agnew & Sons. Agnew was a Liberal Member of Parliament from 1880 until 1886. He was created a baronet in 1895.
after Henry Jamyn Brooks
photograph, 1919 or after
Business and Finance
Art dealers, collectors and patrons