A dapper gentleman (or himself?) sits for the listed English portrait artist Edward Spilsbury Swinson (1871-1958) in the year 1939.
Skillfully rendered in sketch like brushstrokes on canvas, the painting sits in its original wooden frame.
A similar portrait, also by Edward S Swinson is in the National Portrait Gallery (London) collection; the portrait sitter being Beatrice Webb, Baroness Passfield, FBA, who was an English sociologist, economist, socialist, labour historian and social reformer.
Oil on canvas, signed & dated lower left E.Swinson ’39.
Original wooden frame (optional) side studding to the stretcher.
Professionally cleaned & ready to hang.
Frame Measures: 55cm high x 45cm wide
Canvas Measures: 45.5cm high, 35.5cm wide
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