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Humfry Gilbert Garth Payne (1902-1936), Archaeologist; husband of Dilys Powell

Sitter in 3 portraits
Archaeologist. Director of the British School of Athens from 1929 until his premature death in 1936. Among his publications is Necrocorinthia (1931), a work highly regarded among classical archaeologists. He was married to the film critic Dilys Powell.

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5269

Humfry Gilbert Garth Payne

by (Margaret) Ithell Colquhoun
pen and ink, pencil and watercolour on tracing paper, 1934
NPG 5269

6230

Humfry Gilbert Garth Payne

by (Margaret) Ithell Colquhoun
oil on canvas, 1935
NPG 6230

x75757

Humfry Gilbert Garth Payne

by Unknown photographer
snapshot print
NPG x75757