At least some content in this article is derived from information featured in Harry Potter: Magic Awakened. As such, spoilers will be present within the article.
He was unpopular among the other portraits for his chaotic personality. As a punishment, his portrait was removed from the Grand Staircase, put into chains and hidden in one of the House Common Rooms. Decades later, it was found by a group of students who freed him.
- Harry Potter: Magic Awakened (First appearance)