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John Keane (1954-)

Artist of 2 portraits
A political painter, he has often been concerned with conflict - military, political and social, and was commissioned as an official war artist by the Imperial War Museum to document the Gulf War in 1990. Keane painted former Secretary of State for Northern Ireland, Mo Mowlam in 2002.

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Mo Mowlam

by John Keane
oil on canvas, 2001
NPG 6468


Bill Morris

by John Keane
oil on inkjet printed cotton mounted on canvas, 2005
NPG 6721