Bone at the Press by Francis Dodd

Francis Dodd was a painter and etcher mainly of portraits and architectural subjects.


30 x 27 cm
Art Fund grant:
£625 ( Total: £2,500)
Acquired in:
Garton & Company

He studied at Glasgow School of Art alongside Muirhead Bone, whose sister he married, and with whom he formed a lifelong friendship. This drypoint is the finest portrait of Muirhead Bone, of whose etched work the Hunterian Art Gallery has a significant collection, and represents one of Dodd's outstanding portraits.


Garton & Co.

Venue details

Hunterian Art Gallery University of Glasgow, 82 Hillhead Street, GLASGOW Strathclyde G12 8QQ 0141 330 4221

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