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Alan John Percivale Taylor (1906-1990), Historian and journalist

Sitter in 11 portraits
Historian; well-known for the lucidity of his argument and the originality of his views, Taylor wrote many studies of modern historical subjects, particularly the First and Second World Wars. His publications include English History 1914-1945 (1965) and The Russian Revolution of 1917, (script of the first lectures given on television, 1958).

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Alan John Percivale Taylor

by Maggi Hambling
oil on canvas, 1988
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Alan John Percivale Taylor

by Walter Stoneman
bromide print, 1957
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Alan John Percivale Taylor

by Roger George Clark
bromide print, 14 August 1977
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Alan John Percivale Taylor

by Michael Birt
bromide print in window mount, 12 October 1982
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Alan John Percivale Taylor

by Stephen Hyde
bromide print, 1983
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Alan John Percivale Taylor

by Granville Davies
resin print, October 1984
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Alan John Percivale Taylor

by Granville Davies
resin print, October 1984
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Alan John Percivale Taylor

by Walter Stoneman
bromide print, 1957
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Alan John Percivale Taylor

by Bill Brandt
bromide print on card mount, 1957
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Alan John Percivale Taylor

by Godfrey Argent
bromide print, 25 February 1969
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Alan John Percivale Taylor

by David Levine
pen and ink, 1965
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