>Thomas Henry Thomas (1834-1915)

Thomas Henry Thomas (1834-1915)

William Goscombe John, 1860-1952

1902

Bronze

Amgueddfa Cymru Caerdydd

[National Museum of Wales, Cardiff] Bequeathed by T. H. Thomas, 1924

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  • “Like Goscombe John, thomas was one of the founding fathers of the National Museum of Wales. Born in Pontypool, he worked as an artist and illustrator in London, before settling in Cardiff. He was active in the National Eisteddfod and the Gorsedd of Bards, and was a member of the Royal Cambrian Academy. He was also a leading figure in the Cardiff Naturalists Society” (museum label).

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    Photographs by the National Museum of Wales, which retains copyright. Formatting by George P. Landow. Readers of the Victorian Web may wish to visit the Museum website.]