Historical information

The subject of the work, Miss F. Catherine Wood, was Principal of Ruyton Girls' School, 1953-1961. Prior to that Catherine Wood was Chief of Staff under Miss Hilda Daniell.

The artist and the provenance of this artwork are unknown.

Physical description

Framed rectangular half length portrait of an older woman with dark hair. She is wearing an academic gown over orange clothing. There is a dark grey/brown background behind her.

Inscriptions & markings

Not signed or dated. Label on reverse 'D Amor'

Mounting & framing

Gold frame, no mount.