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Portrait of William Abbott Herdman

Date(s): 1905

Creator(s): Herdman, Duddingstone

Scope & Content: Portrait of Professor Herdman making notes or observations in a study setting with shells on his desk.

Administration / Biographical History: Robert Duddingstone Herdman (1863-1922) was a portrait and genre painter, the second son of Robert Herdman Sr. who was a member of the RSA. He studied art in Paris at the RSA schools while visiting Spain and Holland. He exhibited in many galleries, including those in London from 1888 as well as those in Paris, Munich, Vienna and Scotland. He was elected an Associate of the Royal Scottish Academy in 1908 and went on to live in Edinburgh for many years.

Language: eng

Extent: 50.5 x 63 cm

Item name: print

Collection: Print & Poster Archive

Level: ITEM

ID number: P.2708

Retrieval number: PP 18 M

Subject tags : #MM100


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