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Henry Mounteney Wellcome (1903–1987)

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Henry Mounteney Wellcome, the son of Henry Solomon Wellcome and Gwendoline Syrie Maud Wellcome, was about nine years old when this portrait was painted. He is shown sitting on a rocking horse in a garden. There is a house in the background and a rosebush in the bottom-left foreground.

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  • Date


  • Medium

    oil on canvas

  • Measurements

    122.5 x 91.7 cm

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  • Acquisition method

    commissioned by Henry S. Wellcome

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