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Sir Noël Coward

(1899-1973), Actor, playwright and composer

Sitter associated with 117 portraits
Dramatist and actor. Born in Teddington, although his first play closed after five weeks in 1920, great success followed with London Calling (1923), The Vortex (1924), and Hay Fever (1925). In 1930, the year this mask was made, Private Lives opened in London and New York. His play Blithe Spirit (1941), and the film In Which We Serve (1942) contributed to the war effort. After the war he performed his own songs in cabaret in London and Las Vegas, giving him financial security.

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Noël Coward, possibly by (Arthur) Derek Hill - NPG x135614

Noël Coward

possibly by (Arthur) Derek Hill
bromide print, 1969
NPG x135614

Noël Coward, by Vivienne - NPG x135616

Noël Coward

by Vivienne
bromide print, 1972
NPG x135616

Noël Coward, by Cecil Beaton - NPG x40072

Noël Coward

by Cecil Beaton
bromide print, September 1972
NPG x40072

Noël Coward, after (Percy) Wyndham Lewis - NPG D32938

Noël Coward

after (Percy) Wyndham Lewis
lithograph, 1932
NPG D32938

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Noël Coward

by Dorothy Wilding
vintage tissue-mounted bromide print, 1930
NPG P870(3)

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Noël Coward

by Horst P. Horst
platinum palladium print, 1933
NPG P419

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Noël Coward

by Yousuf Karsh
bromide print, 1943
NPG P245

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Noël Coward

by Yousuf Karsh
bromide print, 1943
NPG P490(20)

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Sir Noël Coward

by Lord Snowdon
gelatin silver print, 21 September 1964
NPG P1864

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Noël Coward

by Mark Boxer
ink and coloured crayon, 1983
NPG 5920(7)

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Noël Coward

by Cecil Beaton
bromide print
NPG x87428

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Noël Coward

by Dorothy Wilding
half-plate film negative, 1930
NPG x25993

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Noël Coward

by Dorothy Wilding
bromide print on tissue and card mount, 1930
NPG x30468

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Noël Coward

by Dorothy Wilding
bromide print, 1930
NPG x6916

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Noël Coward

by Dorothy Wilding
chlorobromide print, 1930
NPG x6917

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Noël Coward

by Dorothy Wilding
bromide print, 1930
NPG x6918

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Noël Coward

by Dorothy Wilding
bromide print, 1930
NPG x6919

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Noël Coward

by Dorothy Wilding
bromide print, 1930
NPG x6920

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Daniel Massey's Christening party

by Sasha (Alexander Stewart)
chlorobromide print, 28 November 1933
NPG x137630

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