James Watts

William Logsdail (Lincoln 1859 – Noke, Oxfordshire 1944)
National Trust Inventory Number 121565

Category Art / Oil paintings
Date 1928 (signed and dated)
Materials Oil on canvas
Measurements 1397 x 787 mm (55 x 31 in)
Place of origin England
Collection Greenway, Devon
Not on show

Summary description

Oil painting on canvas, James Watts by William Logsdail (Lincoln 1859 – Noke, Oxfordshire 1944), lower left, signed and dated: W. Logsdail 1928. A portrait of a man in a grey suit, full-length, seated in an interior, wearing a grey green suit, charged with a coat of arms upper right. A pair to 121564.


From Abney Hall, Cheadle in Cheshire (the sitter's home); and thence by inheritance; given by Mrs Rosalind Hicks, Anthony Hicks and Mathew Prichard, 2006

Credit line

Greenway, The Prichard/Hicks Collection (National Trust)

Makers and roles

William Logsdail (Lincoln 1859 – Noke, Oxfordshire 1944), artist

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Place of origin England (253110)
Materials Oil paint (8600)
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Wood (128589)
Category Art / Oil paintings (12642)
Collection Greenway, Devon (10175)
Periods 20th century (182276)
Maker William Logsdail (Lincoln 1859 – Noke, Oxfordshire 1944) (8)
Subjects James Watts (4)
Object Type Oil painting (14440)

Record Status


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