JOHN GRAHAM GILBERT (SCOTTISH, 1794-66), OIL ON CANVAS, H 30" W 25", SELF-PORTRAIT
A self-portrait by John Graham Gilbert. Exhibited in 1884 at the Scottish Portrait Exhibition. Gilbert was a member of the Royal Scottish Academy and was President of the Royal Water Color Society. Beautiful gilt wood frame. Frame measures H 39" x W 33.5".
As viewed under UV light, Original if not old varnish. Minor restoration to edges where canvas had abraded frame liner, some edge wear to frame. CP