George Fiddes Watt

The Artist’s Mother

1910

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

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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