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James Evershed Agate (1877-1947), Drama critic

Sitter in 21 portraits
Drama critic; contributed reviews to Daily Dispatch (1906); went on to become a highly influential critic for both The Sunday TImes (1923-47) and the BBC (1925-32); his diaries, published in nine volumes under the title Ego (1935-48) vividly evoke the personalities and the cultural life of his day.

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6370

The Critics

by Edward John Burra
ink, 1932
NPG 6370

P869(1)

James Evershed Agate

by Cecil Beaton
vintage bromide print on white card mount, 1944
NPG P869(1)

P1298

James Evershed Agate

by Angus McBean
vintage bromide print, 1946
NPG P1298

P617

James Evershed Agate

by Angus McBean
vintage bromide print, 1947
NPG P617

x17

James Evershed Agate

by Unknown photographer
cream-toned bromide print on card mount, 1930s
NPG x17

x70135

James Evershed Agate

by Lafayette (Lafayette Ltd)
whole-plate film negative, 24 January 1930
NPG x70135

x2519

James Evershed Agate

by Howard Coster
half-plate film negative, 1931
NPG x2519

x2520

James Evershed Agate

by Howard Coster
half-plate film negative, 1931
NPG x2520

x2521

James Evershed Agate

by Howard Coster
half-plate film negative, 1931
NPG x2521

x2522

James Evershed Agate

by Howard Coster
half-plate film negative, 1931
NPG x2522

x2523

James Evershed Agate

by Howard Coster
half-plate film negative, 1931
NPG x2523

x2524

James Evershed Agate

by Howard Coster
half-plate film negative, 1931
NPG x2524

x2525

James Evershed Agate

by Howard Coster
half-plate film negative, 1931
NPG x2525

x2526

James Evershed Agate

by Howard Coster
half-plate film negative, 1931
NPG x2526

x2527

James Evershed Agate

by Howard Coster
half-plate film negative, 1931
NPG x2527

x1711

James Evershed Agate

by Howard Coster
vintage print, circa 1934
NPG x1711

Ax136098

James Evershed Agate

by Howard Coster
vintage bromide print, circa 1934
NPG Ax136098

x10296

James Evershed Agate

by Howard Coster
half-plate film negative, circa 1934
NPG x10296

x2518

James Evershed Agate

by Howard Coster
half-plate film negative, 1931
NPG x2518

x2528

James Evershed Agate

by Howard Coster
half-plate film negative, 1931
NPG x2528