Portrait of Leo Bensemann; W.H. ALLEN; 1940; 1282

Name/Title

Portrait of Leo Bensemann

About this object

A head and shoulders profile portrait of the artist, Leo Bensemann, wearing a grey shirt against a light grey draped background and with the inscription 'BOTTI' along the top left edge ("BOTTI'" refers to the Renaissance artist, Botticelli, and was inscribed on the painting in jest).

Maker

W.H. ALLEN

Date Made

1940

Medium and Materials

Oil on canvas board

Place Made

Nelson

Subject and Association Keywords

Portraits/Artist

Credit Line

Gifted by the family of Leo Bensemann, from his personal collection, 2013

Object Type

Painting

Object number

1282

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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