George Fiddes Watt The Artist’s Mother 1910

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Artwork details

Artist
Title
The Artist’s Mother
Date 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
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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