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Artwork Details

Title Elaine
Artist James A. Grant
Date c. 1955
Medium Oil paint on canvas
Dimensions 20 x 16 inches
Location Borthwick Institute for Archives

About this work

This portrait, titled Elaine, of an unknown stitter is thought to be by James Arden Grant RP (1887-74). The work was commissioned for use in Rowntree & Co. Ltd Aero chocolate advertising. The painting was published in Rowntree's Co-Partnership Magazine during October 1955 as part of the national Aero Girls 'DIFFERENT' advertising campaign devised by JWT.