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Edgar Holloway

(1914-2008), Painter and print-maker

Sitter in 3 portraits
Artist of 7 portraits
Largely self-taught, Holloway learned to etch from books and manuals and was influenced by the self-portrait etchings of Rembrandt, Whistler and Augustus John. Like John, he used self-portraiture as a means of exploring different aspects of his personality, sometimes adopting an alternative persona.

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Edgar Holloway, by Edgar Holloway - NPG 6893

Edgar Holloway

by Edgar Holloway
etching, 1932
NPG 6893

Frank Vigor Morley, by Edgar Holloway - NPG D37802

Frank Vigor Morley

by Edgar Holloway
etching, 1934
NPG D37802

Herbert Read, by Edgar Holloway - NPG D37805

Herbert Read

by Edgar Holloway
etching, 1934
NPG D37805

T.S. Eliot, by Edgar Holloway - NPG D2301

T.S. Eliot

by Edgar Holloway
etching, 1934
NPG D2301

Arthur Wesley Wheen, by Edgar Holloway - NPG D37801

Arthur Wesley Wheen

by Edgar Holloway
etching, 1935
NPG D37801

Henry Moore, by Edgar Holloway - NPG D37804

Henry Moore

by Edgar Holloway
etching, 1978
NPG D37804

Kenneth John Garlick, by Edgar Holloway - NPG D37803

Kenneth John Garlick

by Edgar Holloway
etching, 1991
NPG D37803

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