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Sir William Orpen

(1878-1931), Painter, Royal Acadamian

Sitter in 28 portraits
Artist associated with 29 portraits
A highly successful portrait painter; Irish-born William Orpen was a War Artist from 1917, painting scenes from the Western Front. In 1919 Orpen began making portraits of political and military leaders in Paris for the Versailles Peace Conference, including two large groups, A Peace Conference at the Quai d'Orsay and The Signing of the Peace in the Hall of Mirrors (Imperial War Museum).

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William Orpen, by Sir William Orpen - NPG 5267

William Orpen

by Sir William Orpen
pencil, circa 1898
NPG 5267

William Orpen, by Sir William Orpen - NPG 2638

William Orpen

by Sir William Orpen
pencil and wash, 1910
NPG 2638

William Orpen, by Sir William Orpen - NPG 5982

William Orpen

by Sir William Orpen
oil on canvas, circa 1910
NPG 5982

Slade School country picnic, by Unknown photographer - NPG x38484

Slade School country picnic

by Unknown photographer
vintage bromide print, April 1899
NPG x38484

William Orpen, by George Charles Beresford - NPG x12619

William Orpen

by George Charles Beresford
platinum print, 1903
NPG x12619

William Orpen, by George Charles Beresford - NPG x12621

William Orpen

by George Charles Beresford
platinum print, 1903
NPG x12621

William Orpen, by Alvin Langdon Coburn - NPG Ax7782

William Orpen

by Alvin Langdon Coburn
photogravure, 14 January 1908
NPG Ax7782

William Orpen, by Walter Stoneman - NPG x167156

William Orpen

by Walter Stoneman
bromide print, 1921
NPG x167156

William Orpen, by Howard Coster - NPG Ax3436

William Orpen

by Howard Coster
print, 1927
NPG Ax3436

William Orpen, by Unknown photographer - NPG x1685

William Orpen

by Unknown photographer
bromide print, circa 1927
NPG x1685

William Orpen, by Howard Coster - NPG Ax136102

William Orpen

by Howard Coster
vintage bromide print, 1927
NPG Ax136102

William Orpen, by Howard Coster - NPG x13646

William Orpen

by Howard Coster
half-plate film negative, 1927
NPG x13646

William Orpen, by Howard Coster - NPG x13647

William Orpen

by Howard Coster
half-plate film negative, 1927
NPG x13647

William Orpen, by Howard Coster - NPG x13648

William Orpen

by Howard Coster
half-plate film negative, 1927
NPG x13648

William Orpen, by Howard Coster - NPG x13649

William Orpen

by Howard Coster
half-plate film negative, 1927
NPG x13649

William Orpen, by Howard Coster - NPG x13650

William Orpen

by Howard Coster
half-plate film negative, 1927
NPG x13650

William Orpen, by Howard Coster - NPG x13651

William Orpen

by Howard Coster
half-plate film negative, 1927
NPG x13651

William Orpen, by Howard Coster - NPG x13652

William Orpen

by Howard Coster
half-plate film negative, 1927
NPG x13652

William Orpen, by Howard Coster - NPG x13653

William Orpen

by Howard Coster
half-plate film negative, 1927
NPG x13653

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