William Albin Garratt and his Family by John Linnell

Portrait of William Albin Garratt (1780-1858) and his family.

Details

Medium:
Oil on panel
Dimensions:
48 x 56 cm
Art Fund grant:
£1,000 ( Total: £3,000)
Acquired in:
1976
Vendor:
Agnew's

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.

Venue details

Bolton Museum, Aquarium & Archive Le Mans Crescent, BOLTON Lancashire BL1 1SE 01204 332 211 www.boltonmuseums.org.uk/museum

Entry details

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