Everyone knows Chesterton. Most people know Belloc. But who’s heard of Baring?

A Neglected Novelist ~ The Imaginative Conservative

The featured image is Sir James Gunn’s painting “Conversation Piece”. It shows Maurice Baring standing between the seated Chesterton and Belloc. Chesterton is said to have described the painting as depicting Baring, Over-Bearing and Past-Bearing.