Portrait of Louise Jopling by Sir John Everett Millais

Three quarter length portrait showing Louise Jopling, herself an artist, standing with her hands behind her back.

Details

Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
125 x 76 cm
Art Fund grant:
£100,000 ( Total: £430,000)
Acquired in:
2002
Vendor:
Mrs Josie Rowland

The painting was given as a christening present by Millais to his godson Lindsay Millais Jopling, who was the son of the sitter.

Provenance

Given by the artist to Lindsay Millais Jopling; sold by his descendants, Sotheby's 1988; bought by Mr R W Rowland; his widow Mrs J Rowland.

Venue details

National Portrait Gallery St Martin's Place, LONDON London WC2H 0HE 020 7306 0055 www.npg.org.uk

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