Adoption Number: 1958F675
The people shown enjoying the fresh air in this painting are benefiting from the philanthropy of Samuel Walliker. On his retirement as Postmaster of Birmingham, his colleagues presented him with a lavish illuminated book, in which both his professional achievements and his philanthropic activities were celebrated.
Suggested donation: £50.00
Each object or artwork has a minimum suggested donation for you to make - from £10 to £5,000. As a thank you for your donation, you will receive a variety of benefits including a certificate of adoption, an information sheet on your object, and a fridge magnet photo of your object as a permanent memento. We'll credit you on our website and for the larger donations you will also receive invitations to exclusive Private Viewings and a print of your image.
And, of course, you can come and visit your object at the museum whenever it's on display.
Within each category you can see the benefits that apply.
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