Portrait of Margaret Herkomer by Sir Hubert von Herkomer

Herkomer's first two wives died early into marriage but in 1888 he married Margaret, the sister of his late second wife and subject of this portrait.

Details

Medium:
Watercolour
Dimensions:
17 x 12 cm
Art Fund grant:
£505 ( Total: £2,011)
Acquired in:
1992
Vendor:
Sotheby's

Herkomer made his home and studio in Bushey in 1873.

Provenance

Given by the artist to Siegfried, his son by his first wife; then by descent, through the artist's family.

Venue details

Bushey Museum and Art Gallery Rudolph Road, BUSHEY Hertfordshire WD23 3HW 020 8420 4057 www.busheymuseum.org

Entry details

Free to all

Thu – Sun,11am – 4pm

Closed 25 Dec

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