Portrait of Alexander Reid (1854-1928).
Portrait of Alexander Reid by Vincent Van Gogh, 1887
© Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum
- Oil on pasteboard
- 42 x 34 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £7,500 ( Total: £166,250; Tax remission)
- Acquired in:
- Lefevre Contemporary Art
The sitter was an art dealer who built up a collection of French 19th century paintings, now in Glasgow Art Gallery. Van Gogh and Reid shared lodgings in Paris at the time when the portrait was painted.
Mme J.van Gogh-Bonger; V.W.van Gogh; A.J.Mcneil Reid; Graham Reid.
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