Portrait of Sir William Orpen RA RHA (1878-1931)
Sleator studied art in Belfast and afterwards at the Metropolitan School in Dublin, where he was a pupil of William Orpen. This portrait shows Orpen posing with a big palette and looking straight to the viewer. Sleator’s portraits and still-lives show him to have been a sensitive colourist and a fine Academic artist.
|Creator||Sleator, James Sinton (Search Europeana for this person)|
|Subject Terms||Painintg, oil on canvas|
|Provider||Irish Manuscripts Commission|