|Title||Portrait of Spottiswoode, William|
|Artist||Watts, George F|
|Description||Head and shoulders, full face|
|Materials||Oil on canvas|
|Dimensions||660 x 533 mm|
|Notes||Robinson, Norman H and Forbes, Eric G 'The Royal Society catalogue of portraits' (London: Royal Society, 1980)|
|Copyright||The Royal Society|
|Provenance||Presented by R Andrew Spottiswoode, 1962|
See CMO/43/4, item 21 '21. Gifts
Reported the offer by Mr R A Spottiswoode of a portrait by G F Watts of William Spottiswoode (FRS, 1853, Treasurer 1870-78, President 1878-83).
Resolved - That the action by the Officers be confirmed, that the offer by Mr Spottiswoode be accepted and that the thanks of the Society be returned to the donors.'
|Related material||B&W negative, Box N101. IM/004344 |
|Related records in the catalogue||IM/004344|
Fellows associated with this archive
|NA7690||Spottiswoode; William (1825 - 1883)||1825 - 1883|