Self-Portrait by John Scarlett Davis

A native of Leominster, Davis was sent to London at the age of fourteen to study at the Royal Academy Schools.

Details

Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
91 x 71 cm
Art Fund grant:
£300 ( Total: £540)
Acquired in:
1974
Vendor:
Brobury House Gallery

This self-portrait apparently dates from the period 1825-29 when he was working in Yorkshire, mainly on portrait commissions.

Venue details

Leominster Museum Etnam Street, LEOMINSTER Herefordshire HR6 8AL 01568 615186 www.leominstermuseum.org.uk

Entry details

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