Left: Hugh Lupus Grosvenor, 1st Duke of Westminster. Frank Mowbray Taubman. Signed: “F W Taubman, 1900.” Right: Chesham Buildings, Brown Hart Gardens W1K. [Click on images to enlarge them.]

Left: Photograph showing the location of the bas relief and plaque. Right: The plaque beneath the bas relief portrait: “Hugh Lupus first Duke of Westminster KC lesser to the improved industrial dwellings Cov. Ltd. of this and other buildings on his London estate accommodating nearly 4000 persons of the working class. The friend and benefactor of his poorer brethren. 1899.”

Related material: Other London Housing Trusts

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