Portrait of Lord Conway of Allington by Augustus John

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.

Details

Category:
Portrait
Medium:
Oil on canvas Dimensions: 61 x 51 cm
Art Fund grant:
£500 ( Total: £500)
Acquired in:
1974
Vendor:
Bonhams

Provenance

Gwen, Lady Melchett.

Venue details

The Courtauld Gallery Somerset House, Strand, LONDON London WC2R 0RN 020 7848 2526 www.courtauld.ac.uk/gallery

Entry details

Free with National Art Pass (standard entry £7)

50% off entry during exhibitions

Daily, 10am – 6pm (last admission 5.30pm)
24 Dec, 10am – 4pm
Closed 25 and 26 Dec

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