Portrait of Edward Bird RA by Edward Villers Rippingille

Full length profile portrait showing the artist seated at his easel.

Details

Medium:
Oil on panel
Dimensions:
34.1 x 26.2 cm
Art Fund grant:
£5,000 ( Total: £20,000)
Acquired in:
2002
Vendor:
Edward Villiers Rippingille III

Provenance

John Haythorne, Hill House, Mangotsfield, near Bristol, by 1820; sale of his collection at Hill House by English and Fasana, 1839; George Weare Braikenridge, Brislington, near Bristol from 1839; by descent through Braikenridge and then Hale families; post

Venue details

Bristol Museum & Art Gallery Queen's Road, BRISTOL Bristol BS8 1RL 0117 922 3571 www.bristolmuseums.org.uk

Entry details

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