Click the image to enlarge

James Hellyer, House Painter, Helston, about 1890

PlaceHelston Cornwall United Kingdom
Date1890. about
KeywordsTrades and Professions Painting and Decorating People Helston
PhotographerHarrison, William Marsden
Copyright© Helston Museum

Cabinet card picturing Mr James Hellyer, a painter and decorator, by W M Harrison, circa 1890. Mr Hellyer of Lower Green, Helston is posed next to a set of step ladders in preparation for his work as a house painter/decorator. He has a white beard, is wearing a white apron and coat and is carrying a paint pot and brush. Mr Hellyer was also the former caretaker of Godolphin Hall.