Hamish Parker (Biographical details)

Hamish Parker (collector; British; Male; 1959)

Also known as

Parker, Hamish; Hamish Parker Charitable Trust

Biography

Fund manager in the City of London and collector of modern and contemporary graphic art; major benefactor to the British Museum's modern collection; in 2011 funded the purchase of Picasso's 'Vollard Suite' in memory of his father, Major Horace Parker, and in 2014 funded the purchase of Picasso's '347 Suite' in honour of the Department of Prints and Drawings, with special thanks to Antony Griffiths (former Keeper) and Frances Carey (former Curator of the Modern Collection).