1 of 6 portraits of Ben Nicholson
by Mabel Pryde
oil on canvas, circa 1910-1914
30 in. x 25 in. (762 mm x 635 mm)
Sitterback to top
- Ben Nicholson (1894-1982), Artist; son of Sir William Nicholson. Sitter in 6 portraits, Artist of 1 portrait.
Artistback to top
- Mabel Pryde (1871-1918), Artist; wife of Sir William Newzam Prior Nicholson. Artist of 1 portrait.
Linked publicationsback to top
- Saywell, David; Simon, Jacob, Complete Illustrated Catalogue, 2004, p. 459
Events of 1910back to top
Current affairsGeorge V succeeds Edward VII to the throne.
The Liberals win narrow victories after calling two General Elections following escalating tension between the Liberal administration and the Lords reached crisis point with the Lords' unprecedented rejection of Lloyd George's 1909 budget. The budget included tax reform intended to fund social reform and a rearmament programme, but was seen by the Conservative Lords as an assault on property.