Pair of portrait miniatures.
William Morris senior & Emma Shelton, later Mrs. William Morris senior by T Wheeler, 1824
© William Morris Gallery
- Watercolour on ivory
- Art Fund grant:
- £700 ( Total: £2,750)
- Acquired in:
Only known portrait of William Morris Senior (1797-1847) and the earliest known portrait of Emma Morris (nee Shelton) (1805- 1894), were painted two years before their marriage. Possibly painted by two different artists.
The sitters' grand-daughter; Private collection.