Joseph Southall (1861–1944):
The Agate (Portrait of the Artist and his Wife), 1911
Framed (ref: 5147)
Signed with initials and dated 1911
Tempera on linen, 38 3/4 x 19 3/16 in. (98.4 x 48.8 cm.)
Provenance: Bt. Donald Hope at sale of the Estate of Mrs. A.E. Southall, Birmingham, 23 March, 1948, lot 44; bt. Richard Barrow, by descent.
Exhibited: Liverpool, Autumn Exhbn., 1912, no. 736; Oldham, Spring Exhbn., 1913, no. 24; Manchester, Joseph Southall, 1922, no. 32.
© estate of Joseph Edward Southall / National Portrait Gallery, London.The loan of this painting to the National Portrait Gallery has been arranged by Liss Fine Art.