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Emma Sergeant (1959-), Artist

Sitter in 3 portraits
Artist of 3 portraits
Emma Sergeant has become renowned for her surrealist portraits and figurative paintings. She shot to international prominence when, as a twenty-one year old student, she won the National Portrait Gallery Prize. Since then she has painted Sir Laurence Olivier, Imran Khan, and Jeremy Paxman.

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5503

Lord David Cecil

by Emma Sergeant
oil on panel, 1982
NPG 5503

5830

Sir Christopher Cockerell

by Emma Sergeant
oil on board, 1985
NPG 5830

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