John Craxton(1922-2009), Painter, set Designer and Royal Academician
Sitter in 4 portraits
Artist of 1 portrait
A friend and younger contemporary of Graham Sutherland, Craxton shared with him an interest in the natural world, finding his inspiration in landscape with country people and animals. Much-travelled, Craxton has often lived abroad.
Watch a film clip on the artist from the BBC Archive in the Media section below