Portrait of William Albin Garratt (1780-1858) and his family.
William Albin Garratt and his Family by John Linnell, c. 1830
© Bolton Museum, Aquarium & Archive
- Oil on panel
- 48 x 56 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £1,000 ( Total: £3,000)
- Acquired in:
William Albin Garratt was a distinguished barrister and keen supporter of Wilberforce's anti-slavery movement. His wife was the daughter of James Stephen MP, who married Wilberforce's sister. The acquisition also included a pen and ink sketch for the composition.