Mitchell, Sam, 1971-: Portrait of Alexander Horsburgh Turnbull
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
Access restrictions: Partly restricted - Please use surrogate in place of original
Format: 1 acrylic(s) on canvas, unframed, Portraits, Acrylic paintings, Acrylic on canvas, 260 x 205 mm, Orientation: vertical imageSee original record
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