Stock Investments: 'Stocks for the Father'
Oil painting on panel, Stock Investments: 'Stocks for the Father', by Joseph Banner, in the manner of William Mulready the elder, RA (Ennis 1786 - London 1863), dated on poster 1864 (?) A man seated in the stocks, his arms folded and head down, to the right two young girls, one holding a clay pipe in his direction, a terrier to the left. Distant village to the right of brick wall. In frame FR/007
Miss Adelaide Watt (1857-1921); Trustees of the late Miss Adelaide Watt, 1921-1942; Liverpool Museum / NMGM / NML, 1943-2010; National Trust from 2010
Marks and inscriptions
Verso: "?Investments"/ by Joseph Banner/241 Bristol Street/Birmingham No.785 Prize Picture/23768 £5/E Gale/ for Mr Ripley (Label on panel in manuscript)
Makers and roles
Joseph Banner, artist manner of William Mulready the elder, RA (Ennis 1786 - London 1863), artist