HCO. Richard Vassar Smith. "Lloyd's Bank."
Original colourtype from the 'Vanity Fair' supplement series, published July 20, 1910. 400 x 270 mm.
Richard was Chairman of Lloyds Bank, of the Gloucester Wagon Company Ltd, of the Gloucester Gas Light Company and of Port Talbot steelworks and also served as Mayor of Gloucester. Born Richard Smith, he had assumed by Royal licence the additional surname of Vassar in 1904.