"Portrait of Sir Arnold Bax seated in a chair with his pipe, reading a book. By Vera Bax, oil on canvas, 1933." [2003.1096], Bax, Vera
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Title
Portrait of Sir Arnold Bax seated in a chair with his pipe, reading a book. By Vera Bax, oil on canvas, 1933.
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Object Type
image-as-object
Acknowledgement
Presented by Mrs Arnold Bax in 1966, the portrait having earlier been placed by her on permanent loan.
Description
Portrait of Sir Arnold Bax seated in a green chair with his pipe, reading a book. Half-length, looking to his left and down to the page. Wearing a suit and tie. In a scuffed wooden frame. By Vera Bax, his sister-in-law, oil on canvas, 1933. Signed with artist's monogram, VB, upper left.
Primary inscription
'VB'
Artist/Maker
Name Role
Bax, Vera Artist
Date made
1933
Classification
painting
Technique
oil
Materials
canvas oil
Measurements
Type Length Width Height Diameter Unit (Length)
image 610 680 millimetres
image and frame 770 840 millimetres
Accession No.
2003.1096
People
Name Relationship
Bax, Sir Arnold Edward Trevor KCVO FRAM sitter
Bax, Vera painter
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