Sir Edward Albert Sassoon, 2nd Bt(1856-1912), Major, businessman and Liberal politician; MP for Hythe
Sitter in 3 portraits
Conservative Party MP for Hythe (1899-1912). Sir Edward was particularly interested in submarine telegraphy cables, and spoke in the House of Commons on this topic repeatedly in 1899 and 1900.
by Sir Leslie Ward
chromolithograph, published in Vanity Fair 1 February 1900