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Maggi Hambling (1945-), Painter

Sitter in 13 portraits
Artist of 8 portraits
Born in Suffolk, Hambling graduated from the Slade School of Art in 1969. In 1980 she became the first artist-in-residence at the National Gallery. Portraits in the National Portrait Gallery collection include Dorothy Hodgkin and George Melly. In 1995 she won the Jerwood Prize for Painting jointly with Patrick Caulfield. She is known both for her bold handling of paint and public sculptures including Oscar Wilde (1998), situated nearby in Adelaide Street and Scallop (for Benajmin Britten, 2003) on Aldeburgh beach, Suffolk.

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Maggi Hambling

by Maggi Hambling
oil on canvas, 1977-1978
NPG 6562

x126498

Max Wall; Maggi Hambling

by Prudence Cuming
bromide fibre print, 21 December 1982
NPG x126498

x126499

Max Wall; Maggi Hambling

by Prudence Cuming
bromide fibre print, 21 December 1982
NPG x126499

x126500

Maggi Hambling; Max Wall

by Prudence Cuming
bromide fibre print, 21 December 1982
NPG x126500

x126701

Max Wall; Maggi Hambling

by Prudence Cuming
bromide fibre print, 21 December 1982
NPG x126701

x126702

Max Wall; Maggi Hambling

by Prudence Cuming
bromide fibre print, 21 December 1982
NPG x126702

x126703

Max Wall; Maggi Hambling

by Prudence Cuming
bromide fibre print, 21 December 1982
NPG x126703

x126704

Maggi Hambling; Max Wall

by Prudence Cuming
bromide fibre print, 21 December 1982
NPG x126704

x126705

Maggi Hambling; Max Wall

by Prudence Cuming
bromide fibre print, 21 December 1982
NPG x126705

x126761

Maggi Hambling

by Liam Woon
bromide print, 9 August 1988
NPG x126761

x35732

Maggi Hambling

by George Newson
bromide print, 20 June 1989
NPG x35732

x131769

Maggi Hambling

by Eamonn McCabe
C-type colour print, 2003
NPG x131769

x68298

Maggi Hambling

by Tim MacPherson
gelatin silver print, 1994
NPG x68298

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