George Fiddes Watt

The Artist’s Mother

1910

Artist
George Fiddes Watt 1873–1960
Medium
Oil paint on canvas
Dimensions
Support: 1054 x 800 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Presented by the Trustees of the Chantrey Bequest 1930
Reference
N04541

Not on display

Catalogue entry

N04541 THE ARTIST'S MOTHER 1910

Inscr. ‘Fiddes Watt’ b.r.
Canvas, 41 1/4×31 1/4 (105·5×80).
Chantrey Purchase from the artist 1930.
Exh: R.A., 1930 (394).

This portrait of Mrs George Watt (née June Frost) was painted at Aberdeen in 1910 and is one of the artist's rare female portraits.

Published in:
Mary Chamot, Dennis Farr and Martin Butlin, The Modern British Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture, London 1964, II

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