Double portrait.

Alternative Title

Friends (double portrait).

Date Created

1922

Identifier

Hocken Pictorial Collections - 73/169
a10229

Description

Lower left (l.l.) with brush: Hodgkins; label: Bourlet & Son, London; label: City of Manchester Art Gallery 15137; label: Double Portrait by Frances Hodgkins lent by Jane Saunders, 12 Victoria Rd Fallow Weld, Manchester; label: Isle of Purbeck Arts Club; label: Arts Council of Great Britain; label: Frances Hodgkins Double Portrait; label: Ernest Brown & Phillips, London; label: ACAG; label: QEII of NZ; on various labels in ink (Brasch’s hand): Brasch 36 a Heriot Row Dunedin. Hannah Ritchie left, Jane Saunders right. Charles Brasch Dunedin

Extent

610 x 770 mm

Medium

oil on canvas, stretched

Provenance

Bought from the Leicester Gallery 1957: they were selling it on behalf of Miss Saunders. the sitters are F.H.’s friends Hannah Ritchies (left) and Jane Saunders. Reproduced in Penguin Modern Painters Frances Hodgkins where it is dated 1922 - Charles Brasch notebook.
Charles Brasch Bequest, 1973.

Genre

Portraits

Files

a10229.jpg

Citation

Hodgkins, Frances, 1869-1947, “Double portrait.,” ourheritage.ac.nz | OUR Heritage, accessed June 13, 2024, https://otago.ourheritage.ac.nz/items/show/4500.