Sir John Lavery (1856-1941), Painter
Sitter in 15 portraits
Artist associated with 16 portraits
Born in Belfast and brought up on a farm in Northern Ireland, Lavery was apprenticed to a painter-photographer in Glasgow and attended the Glasgow School of Art. He was exhibiting as an independent artist by 1879. He became a society portrait painter and official court painter.
by Edward George W. Malindine, for Daily Herald
modern bromide print from original negative, 30 April 1937
by Unknown photographer
5 x 4 inch glass negative, 1938