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Bishop James Edward Cowell Welldon

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A half-length portrait of Bishop James Edward Cowell Welldon, a Master of Dulwich College, Headmaster of Harrow School and later, Dean of Manchester. The Bishop is pictured standing in his clerical dress looking towards the viewer; he is holding onto his lapels with both hands. He stands against a very dark background.

Manchester Art Gallery


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    oil on canvas

  • Measurements

    127 x 103.2 cm

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  • Acquisition method

    gift from the Bishop Welldon Portrait Fund Committee, 1921


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