Drawing

Testimonial to James Bresland, 22 May 1877

1877 (made)

Thomson, Hugh (R.I.)

Height: 753 mm, Width: 556 mm

E.621-1985 PDP

Hugh Thomson, RI, Testimonial to James Bresland, 22 May 1877. Ink and watercolour.

Bresland, the much liked Headmaster of the Coleraine Model School, was leaving for another post; a public subscription was accompanied by this testimonial. The work started Thomson's career as an artist and illustrator. Provenance: James Bresland, by descent to his grandson, the donor.

Location: Prints & Drawings Study Room, level F, case PD, shelf 297, box A

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