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Francis Dodd, RA

© estate of Stephen Bone. All rights reserved, DACS 2023. Photo credit: Manchester Art Gallery

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Figure of Francis Dodd, a notable British portrait and landscape artist, in a dark suit, bowtie and hat, carrying a paintbox and drawing pad. He is standing at the bottom of some steps up to a doorway, with elaborate iron railings beside the steps, and some climbing plants against the stone wall behind.

Manchester Art Gallery



Francis Dodd, RA


oil on canvas


H 61.3 x W 51 cm

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Acquisition method

purchased from the artist, 1936

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Inscription description

artist's inscription : : blc : artist's name : Stephen Bone


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Manchester Art Gallery

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