Mitchell, Sam, 1971-: Portrait of Alexander Horsburgh Turnbull

Mitchell, Sam, 1971-: Portrait of Alexander Horsburgh Turnbull
Mitchell, Sam, 1971-
Head and shoulders portrait of Alexander Horsburgh Turnbull, based on the 1891 photographic portrait of Turnbull by Henry Frederick Van der Weyde, held at 1/2-032603-F. Verso gives the date as 1868 which was the year of Turnbull's birth. The photograph upon which the painting was based dates from 1891. Inscriptions: Verso - centre - Artist's signature and date / 'Alexander Horsburgh Turnbull' 1868 [in brushpoint] Quantity: 1 acrylic(s) on canvas, unframed. Physical Description: Acrylic on canvas, 260 x 205 mm Provenance: Purchase: Bartley & Company Art, Wellington, from the exhibition by Sam Mitchell and Gavin Hurley 'Knowing my fate is to be with you', 26 July - 19 August 2017
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1 acrylic(s) on canvas, unframed, Portraits, Acrylic paintings, Acrylic on canvas, 260 x 205 mm, Orientation: vertical image
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