Louis Montant 'Monty' Miller (1880 - 1929)

Nathaniel Hughes John Baird (Scotland 1865 - Reading 1936)
National Trust Inventory Number 120698

Category Paintings
Date 1897 (signed and dated)
Materials Oil on canvas
Measurements 660 x 572 mm (26 x 22 1/2 in)
Place of origin England
Collection Greenway, Devon
On show at Greenway, Devon, South West, National Trust

Summary description

Oil painting on canvas Louis Montant 'Monty' Miller (1880 - 1929) by Nathaniel Hughes John Baird (Scotland 1865 - Reading 1936) A half-length portrait of a young man, Monty Miller, Agatha Christie's older brother, standing, wearing a brown suit with right hand at shoulder level holding a lit cigarette.

Provenance

Given by Mrs Rosalind Hicks, Anthony Hicks and Mathew Prichard, 2006

Credit line

Greenway, The Prichard/Hicks Collection (National Trust)

Marks and inscriptions

Verso: Inscribed on label stuck to bottom back: Giov. Bisoni / Dorateur e Negociant de Meubles Doree/ Rue de Ognissanti/ No 3456/ Florence

Makers and roles

Nathaniel Hughes John Baird (Scotland 1865 - Reading 1936), artist

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Record Status

Enhanced

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