William Bowness (1809-1867)
Mrs John Green of Pavement End
image (h x w) 914 x 736mm
Pavement End had been home to the Green family for generations. This portrait is a companion to Bowness’ painting of John Green of Pavement End (1816-1884). The artist William Bowness (1809-1867) was a self- taught portrait painter from Kendal. He was also the author of several poems in the Westmoreland dialect.
reverse of canvas: Mrs Green, Pavement End Grasmere / W Bowness Pinxt London 1848