London, South Kensington
13 November 2003
Philip Tennyson Cole (c.1862-1939)
Self portrait of the artist, bust-length, wearing a blue smock and holding a palette in his left hand.
signed and dated 'P Tennyson Cole 1927' (lower right)
oil on canvas
30 x 25 in. (76.2 x 63.5 cm.)
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Philip Tennyson Cole was a widely travelled artist visiting Australia, Cape Town and New Zealand. His sitters included Edward VII, Cecil Rhodes, the Duke of Norfolk and Lord Milner.
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