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Glenys Barton

(1944-), Sculptor

Sitter in 1 portrait
Artist of 3 portraits
Sculptor born in Stoke on Trent, working in ceramic media and exploiting in particular an idiosyncratic use of colour and line; her work has been shown in Britain, Europe and the United States, including an exhibition in 1977-8 of sculpture made over an 18 month period at the Wedgwood Factory in Stoke on Trent and Glenys Barton Portraits shown at the National Portrait Gallery in 1997.

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Jean Muir, by Glenys Barton - NPG 6425

Jean Muir

by Glenys Barton
ceramic statuette, 1992
NPG 6425

Glenda Jackson, by Glenys Barton - NPG 6224

Glenda Jackson

by Glenys Barton
ceramic sculpture, 1993
NPG 6224

Joan Bakewell, by Glenys Barton - NPG 6997

Joan Bakewell

by Glenys Barton
ceramic sculpture, 2014
NPG 6997


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