1 portrait of Jonathan? Godwin
by Hubert Leslie
cut paper silhouette, 1923-1924
10 3/8 in. x 8 1/4 in. (265 mm x 210 mm) paper size
Given by Hubert John Leslie, 1975
Artistback to top
- Hubert John Leslie (1890-1976), Silhouettist. Artist of 700 portraits, Sitter in 1 portrait.
Events of 1923back to top
Current affairsStanley Baldwin begins the first of three terms of government as Conservative Prime Minister following the resignation of Andrew Bonar Law.
Art and scienceBolton Wanderers beat West Ham United in the first FA Cup Final at Wembley Stadium. The Cup Final was held at Wembley every year except during the war until 2000.
InternationalHitler attempts to take power in Germany with the Munich Beer Hall Putsch. On the 8th November Hitler and the SA stormed a meeting of the ruling 'triumvirs' forcing them to support a march on Berlin. The coup, however, failed and Hitler was arrested and sentences to five years in prison.
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