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Frank Stevens (1868–1949), Director of Salisbury Museum (1913–1949)

© the copyright holder. Photo credit: Salisbury & South Wiltshire Museum

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This painting by a local artist depicts the sitter after he had become Director of Salisbury Museum in 1913. He appears to be shown seated in his study or office holding a worked flint object, possibly a piercer, which would have been used to gouge holes in fabric. Behind him are more prehistoric flints and books, including two written by Stevens himself.

Salisbury & South Wiltshire Museum

Salisbury

  • Medium

    oil on canvas

  • Measurements

    90.5 x 70 cm

  • Accession number

    SBYWM:1953.66

  • Acquisition method

    gift from Mr F. C. Bevis, 1953

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Salisbury & South Wiltshire Museum

The King's House, 65 The Close, Salisbury, Wiltshire SP1 2EN England

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