Portrait of James Watt
- Art Funded
- 142.3 x 111.9 cm
- Art Fund grant
- £67,200 (Total: £302,200; Tax remission)
Until now, Birmingham had no portrait of one of its most famous residents. Watts together with his partner Matthew Boulton had a long and very significant association with Birmingham. This work was acquired with assistance from the Wolfson Foundation.
James Watt; James Watt Junior; Matthew Piers Robinson Boulton; by descent to vendor.
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