Christopher Francis Patten, Baron Patten of Barnes(1944-), Conservative politician; Governor of Hong Kong and EU commissioner
Sitter in 2 portraits
Conservative politician. Served as MP for Bath (1979-92); Secretary of State for the Environment (1989-90), Chairman of the Conservative Party and Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster (1990-1992). Best known to date as the the last Governor of Hong Kong (1992-1997).