At Lambeth School of Art Shannon met his life-long friend/companion, Charles Ricketts.
Miriam by Charles Hazlewood Shannon, 1920
© The Collection: Art and Archaeology in Lincolnshire
- Oil on canvas
- 109 x 81 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £4,000 ( Total: £8,000)
- Acquired in:
- Simon Reynolds
Successful career as a portrait painter and here is a likeness of one of his favourite models and possibly his mistress. He fell from a ladder while hanging a painting on the stairs and this is the picture that is traditionally supposed to have caused the fall.
Artist's collection; Steve Hallett, USA1974-89; Simon Reynolds.
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