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Nicolas Clerihew Bentley (1907-1978), Publisher, artist and writer

Sitter in 4 portraits
Artist of 5 portraits
Nicolas Clerihew Bentley was an author and illustrator famous for his humorous cartoon drawings in books and magazines in the 1930s and 1940s.

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6842

Lytton Strachey

by Nicolas Clerihew Bentley
ink and watercolour on artist's board, circa 1928-1930
NPG 6842

4339

Sir Patrick Hastings

by Nicolas Clerihew Bentley
ink and pencil, published 1948
NPG 4339

5384

Charles Percy Snow, Baron Snow

by Nicolas Clerihew Bentley
pen and ink, published 1964
NPG 5384

6912

Iris Murdoch

by Nicolas Clerihew Bentley
pen and ink, circa 1961
NPG 6912

D8381

John Barrington Wain

by Nicolas Clerihew Bentley
pen and ink and watercolour
NPG D8381