Amelie; William Wontner (fl. 1879-1922), English; 1905; 1962.020

Name/Title

Amelie

About this object

One of the most requested paintings to be viewed by visitors to Aigantighe.

William Wontner specialised in portraits of women, usually showing the sitter’s head and shoulders against indistinct backgrounds or far away lands. Wontner exhibited at the Royal Academy and regularly with other London art societies and taught at the St John’s Wood Art School.

Maker

William Wontner (fl. 1879-1922), English

Date Made

1905

Medium and Materials

Oil on canvas

Measurements

53.2x 43cm

Collection

Aigantighe Art Gallery Collection

Credit Line

Given by J.W. Grant in 1962.

Object Type

Painting

Object number

1962.020

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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