Portrait of William Sharp
- Art Funded
- 27 x 20 cm
- Art Fund grant
- £250 (Total: £1,000)
- N W Lott & H J Gerrish
Theodore Roussel came to England about 1874, and, apart from short periods abroad, remained here for the rest of his life. He met Whistler in 1885 and was profoundly influenced by him, Whistler observing that 'at last I have found a follower worthy of the Master'.
The artist; by descent to his daughter, Jeanne; John Dobbs Berger; sold Langlois, St Helier, Jersey, 1981.
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