Art UK has updated its cookies policy. By using this website you are agreeing to the use of cookies. To find out more read our updated Use of Cookies policy and our updated Privacy policy.

Wilfred Beaumont (1887–1915)

© the copyright holder. Photo credit: Russell-Cotes Art Gallery & Museum

How you can use this image

This image can be used for non-commercial research or private study purposes, and other UK exceptions to copyright permitted to users based in the United Kingdom under the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988, as amended and revised. Any other type of use will need to be cleared with the rights holder(s).

Review the copyright credit lines that are located underneath the image, as these indicate who manages the copyright (©) within the artwork, and the photographic rights within the image.

The collection that owns the artwork may have more information on their own website about permitted uses and image licensing options.

Review our guidance pages which explain how you can reuse images, how to credit an image and how to find images in the public domain or with a Creative Commons licence available.


Add or edit a note on this artwork that only you can see. You can find notes again by going to the ‘Notes’ section of your account.

This is one of a group of portraits by Frederick Samuel Beaumont of various members of his family. The sitter was the nephew of the artist and was killed at the Battle of Loos on 25th September 1915 while serving in the British Army as a 2nd Lieutenant in the Border Regiment. He had originally enlisted as a Private in the 28th Battalion, London Regiment (The Artists Rifles) then was selected for officer training and attached to the Border Regiment.

Russell-Cotes Art Gallery & Museum





oil on canvas


H 53 x W 31 cm

Accession number


Acquisition method

gift from Mrs Janet Douglas, 2019

Work type



This artwork does not have any tags yet. You can help by tagging artworks on Tagger.

Russell-Cotes Art Gallery & Museum

Russell-Cotes Road, East Cliff, Bournemouth, Dorset BH1 3AA England

Not all locations are open to the public. Please contact the gallery or collection for more information
View venue