Portrait of Lord Conway (1856-1937), art critic, collector, and mountaineer, founded the Conway Library in 1931 when he presented his collection of 100,000 photographs of architecture and sculpture to the Courtauld Institute.
Portrait of Lord Conway of Allington by Augustus John, 1930
© the artist's estate. All Rights Reserved 2010 / Bridgeman Art Library
- Oil on canvas
- 61 x 51 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £500 ( Total: £500)
- Acquired in:
Gwen, Lady Melchett.
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