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L.P. Hartley

(1895-1972), Novelist and critic

Leslie Poles ('L.P.') Hartley

Sitter in 39 portraits
Author and critic. L.P. Hartley's reputation was established with collections of short stories published from the mid-1920s, but it was the Eustace and Hilda trilogy (1944-7) that won him critical admiration. His best-known novel, The Go-Between (1953) reached a wide audience with Joseph Losey's film adaptation in 1970.

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L.P. Hartley, by Henry Lamb - NPG 6401

L.P. Hartley

by Henry Lamb
oil on canvas, 1938
NPG 6401

L.P. Hartley, by (Arthur) Derek Hill - NPG 6426

L.P. Hartley

by (Arthur) Derek Hill
oil on canvas, circa 1965
NPG 6426

Julian with Garsington visitors, by Lady Ottoline Morrell - NPG Ax141277

Julian with Garsington visitors

by Lady Ottoline Morrell
vintage snapshot print, 1922
NPG Ax141277

Lady Ottoline Morrell with friends, by Unknown photographer - NPG Ax141359

Lady Ottoline Morrell with friends

by Unknown photographer
vintage snapshot print, 1922
NPG Ax141359

'Sunday Afternoon', by Lady Ottoline Morrell - NPG Ax141427

'Sunday Afternoon'

by Lady Ottoline Morrell
vintage snapshot print, 1923
NPG Ax141427

'Sunday Afternoon', by Lady Ottoline Morrell - NPG Ax141428

'Sunday Afternoon'

by Lady Ottoline Morrell
vintage snapshot print, 1923
NPG Ax141428

'Sunday Afternoon', by Lady Ottoline Morrell - NPG Ax141429

'Sunday Afternoon'

by Lady Ottoline Morrell
vintage snapshot print, 1923
NPG Ax141429

Garsington visitors, by Lady Ottoline Morrell - NPG Ax141462

Garsington visitors

by Lady Ottoline Morrell
vintage snapshot print, June 1923
NPG Ax141462

L.P. Hartley, by Lady Ottoline Morrell - NPG Ax141561

L.P. Hartley

by Lady Ottoline Morrell
vintage snapshot print, 1924
NPG Ax141561

Sir Maurice Bowra; Sylvester Govett Gates; L.P. Hartley, by Lady Ottoline Morrell - NPG Ax141548

Sir Maurice Bowra; Sylvester Govett Gates; L.P. Hartley

by Lady Ottoline Morrell
vintage snapshot print, 1924
NPG Ax141548

Lord David Cecil; L.P. Hartley, by Lady Ottoline Morrell - NPG Ax141551

Lord David Cecil; L.P. Hartley

by Lady Ottoline Morrell
vintage snapshot print, 1924
NPG Ax141551

Hon. Robert Gathorne-Hardy; Lord David Cecil; L.P. Hartley, by Lady Ottoline Morrell - NPG Ax141554

Hon. Robert Gathorne-Hardy; Lord David Cecil; L.P. Hartley

by Lady Ottoline Morrell
vintage snapshot print, 1924
NPG Ax141554

'Watching tennis', by Lady Ottoline Morrell - NPG Ax141573

'Watching tennis'

by Lady Ottoline Morrell
vintage snapshot print, 1924
NPG Ax141573

Igor Vinogradoff; L.P. Hartley, by Lady Ottoline Morrell - NPG Ax141722

Igor Vinogradoff; L.P. Hartley

by Lady Ottoline Morrell
vintage snapshot print, 1924
NPG Ax141722

Julian Ottoline Vinogradoff (née Morrell); L.P. Hartley, by Lady Ottoline Morrell - NPG Ax141768

Julian Ottoline Vinogradoff (née Morrell); L.P. Hartley

by Lady Ottoline Morrell
vintage snapshot print, September 1924
NPG Ax141768

Lytton Strachey; L.P. Hartley, by Lady Ottoline Morrell - NPG Ax142091

Lytton Strachey; L.P. Hartley

by Lady Ottoline Morrell
vintage snapshot print, 1925
NPG Ax142091

Julian Ottoline Vinogradoff (née Morrell); L.P. Hartley, by Lady Ottoline Morrell - NPG Ax142383

Julian Ottoline Vinogradoff (née Morrell); L.P. Hartley

by Lady Ottoline Morrell
vintage snapshot print, 1926
NPG Ax142383

Lady Ottoline Morrell with friends, possibly by Philip Edward Morrell - NPG Ax142903

Lady Ottoline Morrell with friends

possibly by Philip Edward Morrell
vintage snapshot print, 1927
NPG Ax142903

Lady Ottoline Morrell; L.P. Hartley, by Unknown photographer - NPG Ax143651

Lady Ottoline Morrell; L.P. Hartley

by Unknown photographer
vintage snapshot print, Summer 1934
NPG Ax143651

L.P. Hartley; Lady Ottoline Morrell, by Unknown photographer - NPG Ax143657

L.P. Hartley; Lady Ottoline Morrell

by Unknown photographer
vintage snapshot print, Summer 1934
NPG Ax143657

Lady Ottoline Morrell; L.P. Hartley, by Unknown photographer - NPG Ax143659

Lady Ottoline Morrell; L.P. Hartley

by Unknown photographer
vintage snapshot print, Summer 1934
NPG Ax143659

L.P. Hartley, by Mark Gerson - NPG x20436

L.P. Hartley

by Mark Gerson
bromide print, 1954
NPG x20436

Image currently unavailable owing to copyright restrictions

L.P. Hartley

by Unknown photographer
colour print
NPG x87686

Image currently unavailable owing to copyright restrictions

L.P. Hartley

by Mary Wellesley
bromide print
NPG x87687

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