Percy ANDERSON born circa.1851 - 1923
This portrait was commissioned by the sitter’s father, Thomas Dickson, and presented to the DET in the late 1930s.
It is a classic portrait in watercolours with Winifred looking straight out at the viewer. Winifred and her husband, William Gordon lived in Dumfries and gifted other items to the collection over the years.
The artist, Percy Anderson, was born in the USA and was best known as a costume and stage designer.