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Sir Matthew Arnold Bracy Smith (1879-1959), Painter

Sitter in 6 portraits
Artist of 4 portraits
Painter of nudes, landscapes and still-life. Although Smith spent much of his life in France, where his work was influenced by Matisse and the post-Impressionists, he evolved a distinctive, vigorous style recognisably his own.

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4190

Sir Matthew Arnold Bracy Smith

by Sir Matthew Arnold Bracy Smith
oil on canvas, 1932
On display in Room 33 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 4190

L255

Roald Dahl

by Sir Matthew Arnold Bracy Smith
oil on canvas, circa 1944
On display in Room 33 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG L255

L252

Jean Simmons

by Sir Matthew Arnold Bracy Smith
oil on canvas, 1946
On display in Room 33 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG L252

6951

Angelica Vanessa Garnett (née Bell)

by Sir Matthew Arnold Bracy Smith
oil on canvas, circa 1957
On display in Room 33 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 6951