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Anna Zinkeisen (1901-1976), Painter

Anna Katrina Zinkeisen

Sitter in 10 portraits
Artist of 2 portraits
Portrait painter and muralist. Anna Zinkeisen won a scholarship to the Royal Academy Schools from Harrow School of Art, and in 1920 and 1921 she won the Landseer Award. She later worked for Wedgwood as a ceramics designer. With her sister Doris, Anna contributed murals to the passenger liners the Queen Mary and the Queen Elizabeth. She later specialised in pathological and clinical drawing and during the Second World War she worked in the mornings in the casualty ward at St Mary's Hospital, Paddington, and painted in a disused operating theatre in the afternoons.

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Anna Zinkeisen

by Madame Yevonde
Vivex colour print, January 1936
NPG P1839


Anna Zinkeisen

by Anna Katrina Zinkeisen
oil on canvas, circa 1944
On display at Turner Contemporary, Margate, UK in the exhibition 'Self'
NPG 5884


Anna Zinkeisen

by Madame Yevonde
bromide print on velvet card mount, 1936
NPG x29817


Anna Zinkeisen

by Madame Yevonde
bromide print, 1936
NPG x13174


Anna Zinkeisen

by Fred Daniels
cream-toned vintage bromide print, circa 1943
NPG x32916


Anna Zinkeisen

by Francis Goodman
bromide contact print, late 1940s
NPG Ax39659


Anna Zinkeisen; Sally Ann Howes

by Tom Blau
modern bromide print from an original negative, 1948
NPG x131949


Anna Zinkeisen

by Barratt's Photo Press Ltd
bromide press print, October 1948
NPG x184066


Julia Heseltine; Anna Zinkeisen

by Tom Blau, for Camera Press
bromide print, 1955
NPG x135962


Anna Zinkeisen

by Yousuf Karsh
bromide print, 1956
NPG x35383